The Tall Ten came into my life early March 2009. The new model was designed and built by Yamaha Italy for the Euoropean market and went into production in 2008. 624 more words
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'A tape of the bombs plays all night long': Hostel in Sarajevo offers guests a taste of life in a war zone
Amongst my collection of travel guides and other memorabilia is a 1989, first edition copy of “Eastern Europe on a shoestring”. This very battered and well-thumbed book travelled with me for a whole summer in 1991 on a journey that went to Czechoslovakia and back. 380 more words
This is really exciting!
“Archaeologists have found more than 40 vessels in the Black Sea, some more than a millennium old, shedding light on early empires and trade routes.” 18 more words
[…] Over the past year, the Macedonian town of Veles (population 45,000) has experienced a digital gold rush as locals launched at least 140 US politics websites. 234 more words
The Macedonians build a fountain and upset the Greeks.
Villages on the road to Lake Ohrid fly Albanian flags instead of Macedonian ones.
Kosovan taxi drivers believe fundamentalists are being sponsored in their country by former foes. 87 more words