Is Sport The Best Way To Experience Local Culture?

Do you love to experience local culture when travelling? Yes? This post is for you. No? Enjoy your all-inclusive resort. Attending sports events as you travel is a great way to learn about cultures worldwide. In this post I describe the experiences of 10 bloggers who...

Watching The Most Popular Sport In Bosnia & Herzegovina

Like pretty much everywhere in Europe, football is the most popular sport in Bosnia & Herzegovia (BiH). The top footballing moment in the country is qualifying for their first Football World Cup in 2014. They had close losses to Argentina (2-1), and Nigeria (1-0)...

Hiking To The Abandoned Sarajevo Bobsled Track

The Sarajevo bobsled track was the one thing I wanted to do in the city. If I did nothing else, I would have left a happy camper. The bobsled track was used in the 1984 Winter Olympics, then left to deteriorate like so many Olympic facilities in Sarajevo and other...

Wow. The Red Bull Cliff Diving Event In Mostar Was Insane

It’s been a while since I’ve had a can of Red Bull. But this summer I did find myself on the Red Bull events website from time to time seeing if I could get to any of their crazy adrenaline fuelled events. After a couple of close calls, I was able to make it to the...

A Night Out With The Grave Diggers In Belgrade (including video)

Was that title clickbaity enough for you? In the context of this post, the grave diggers are the super passionate supporters of FK Partizan. One of the two football clubs based in Belgrade, Serbia. Here’s a quick video to give you a taste of grave digger action....