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Around the Balkans in Forty Days by Alexandre Cartographik

February 2, 2013


This interesting travelblog posted this map and video of trip AROUND the Balkans in 40 days. I note AROUND as it seems to miss the heart of the Balkans and a few significant localities (Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia). Nonetheless, I would love to make this trek. Maybe during the upcoming federal government furlough? Advertisements

In Greece, austerity kindles deep discontent – The Washington Post

May 15, 2011


Just how far north will economic and social discontent travel? Athens — Already struggling to avoid a debt default that could seal Greece’s fate as a financial pariah, this Mediterranean nation is also scrambling to contain another threat — a breakdown in the rule of law. Thousands have joined an “I Won’t Pay” movement, refusing […]