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Serbia is what is left of the former Socialist Federal Republic of
Yugoslavia; after the break away independence of Bosnia-Herzegovina,
Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Slovenia.
Belgrade, Map of Serbia, Novi Sad, Serbia, Serbia
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Countries neighbouring Serbia are: Bosnia-Herzegovina,
Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Kosovo and Montenegro.
The Ottoman Turks ruled what is now Serbia from the 15th to 19th
centuries, and that is evident by some of the architecture and cultural influences that
they left behind.
World War I was started after a Serb nationalist assassinated Archduke
Francis Ferdinand of Austria and his wife, Czech Countess Sophie Chotek, in Sarajevo; then a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
The disintegration of the Austro-Hungarian Empire towards the end of
World War I inspired the South Slav independence movement.
King Alexander I of Serbia tried to rule the Land of South Slavs, but
was himself assassinated, while in France on a diplomatic mission, by a Macedonian
terrorist connected with Croatian separatist groups, in 1934.
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In the words of French poet, Alphonse Lamartine, the history of
the Serbs should be sung, not written about.
The Republic of Serbia contains two autonomous provinces: Vojvodina and Kosovo-Metohija.
Culture of Serbia:
Although Serbia has for centuries been the scene of frequent wars,
devastation, fires and mass-migrations, on the turbulent roads leading
from East to Europe and from Europe to the East, a rich cultural and
historical legacy has remained there.
Don't just think Belgrade, there are plenty of national parks and limestone caves in
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Discover the tourist destinations and attractions in Serbia.
The Republic of Serbia aims to take on the obligations of the EU membership by the end of
2018; in order to become an EU Member State at the beginning of the following EU budgetary
Though Belgrade is not amongst the most popular travel
destinations of Europe, the city offers a lot of attractions to its visitors.
The Serbian capital is one of the oldest towns in this part of Europe.
The remains of its long and turbulent history still exist on a hill overlooking the mouth
of two rivers, the Sava and the Danube.
The Nikola Tesla Airport is 18km west of Belgrade, on the road to Zagreb.
If you arrive in Belgrade by air, JAT Airways runs a shuttle service
between the airport and
Hotel Slavija (Slavija square) - leaving the airport every hour
between 07:00 and 22:00. The journey takes about 30 minutes, with stops in Novi Beograd
and at the railway station.
Bus #72 leaves the airport every 30 minutes.
Offer fixed price sightseeing tours of all the historical Belgrade landmarks and
historical buildings, along with the usual airport service and transfers to any town in
Belgrade has the status of a separate territorial unit in Serbia, having its own
autonomous city government. Its territory is divided into 17 municipalities,
each having their
own local governmental bodies.
The Tourist Organisation of Belgrade.
East of Belgrade, along the Danube, is the port and industrial town of
Smederevo; of interest to visitors because
of its outstanding fortress.
Tourist Organization of Smederevo:
King Peter I no. 8 - 11300 Smederevo.
Situated by the river Niava, the city of Ni is one of the oldest cities in the
Balkans and the third largest city in Serbia; after Belgrade and Novi Sad.
Traditionally hospitable and spiritually ambitious builders of
Novi Sad have shaped the
capital of Vojvodina on the foundations of cultural heritage and economic development and
made it a city whose most attractive motifs are easily recognisable.
Hotels in Novi Sad.
Hotels in Serbia
If you're looking to stay in more homely accommodation on your visit
to Serbia, you may want to consider choosing a pension.
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