Serbian Hospitality And Rakija

Already amazed by the hospitality of people all across Europe, Serbia yet outgunned the idea we had of hospitality and helpfulness. A few minutes after checking in at our hostel in Belgrade, a round of homemade Rakija stood in front of us. “It’s on the house!”, the hostel owner welcomes…

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Serbian Rakija: Connecting, Correcting People And Healthy?

Back in May, we wrote about Serbian hospitality and rakija. Ezequiel Gomez Davel pointed out that in a bottle of Serbian rakija lies the spirit of a country full of history and hospitality. Well, I just came across a fantastic video on youtube about Serbian rakija. It’s a short documentary about rakija that was shot on Kalenic market, in Belgrade for the Kinobus (August 2010). It’s worth watching this film. Serbian people are saying that there’s always a reason to drink rakija. It’s true. They are also saying that rakija is very healthy for those who know how to drink. That may be true…

Serbian Hospitality And Rakija

Ezequiel Gomez Davel recently put up a post over at EuropeUpClose.com talking about Serbian rakija. It’s well worth reading as it covers a bunch of different things, including the different types of Serbian rakija. As he notes, in a bottle of Serbian rakija lies the spirit of a country full…

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