What is the name of this country again? August 20th 2011 Hey folks,
I just spend the last month in Macedonia and Greece trying to understand what should be the name of what certain people call FYROM and others Macedonia. The Greek does not like that region a lot and could not stop debating as soon as you say the name Macedonia. In the country itself, must people have better things to talk of and some are making everything in their power to upset the ... read more
Europe » Macedonia » Skopje International recognition of Macedonia's independence from Yugoslavia in 1991 was delayed by Greece's objection to the new state's use of what it considered a Hellenic name and symbols. Greece finally lifted its trade blockade in 1995 and the two cou... ... read more
Left home for a small solo trip 8 years ago. I ended up traveling 91 countries. I started this blog up to give some news and share pictures with close friends and family. I didn't take it seriously, but end up liking it. The first 50 blogs are really bad, but my writing got 1000x better by the end.
My trip took me on every continent. I ended up traveling 52 months in row at one point. At the moment, I am doing smaller trips a bit everywhere with friends.
Another major backpacking trip is still in my mind and I would like to take my feet around the world again in the near future. Stay tu... full info