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The Hike from Vevčani to Gorna Belica

Departing from the park which protects Vevčani’s natural springs, a path of eight kilometers meanders through the hills to Gorna Belica. It’s a strenuous, non-stop ascent, but reaching this remote mountain village is worth the effort. The path begins in Vevčani Springs, a dense, dark-green forest kept abundantly watered. As you ascend, the springs eventually […]

The Not-Quite-Abandoned Village of Bukovo

“New York. Australia. Toronto. Ohio. Australia. Australia. New York.” We were taking an impromptu tour of Bukovo, guided by a man who had recently returned after fifteen years abroad. As we walked past home after abandoned home, he was listing off the faraway places to which their former occupants had emigrated. Found in the hills […]