The town around the castle was built and preserved by people of different nationalities. Communities of Karaites, Tartars, Lithuanians, Russians and Polish lived here. Both Christian and Karaites communities were granted separate self-government - Magdeburg - rights.
Albania: the land of the eagles, and the country that laid claim to my heart.
In our latest podcast, I get to talk passionately about one of my favourite countries: Albania. Sharing some of the knowledge I’ve acquired through living and visiting this little known country yet wonderful country since 2006.
It’s always great to travel with friends, and it’s been a delight to share Albania with @roamawayfromhomeblog - both in person and in our podcast!
Find and listen to it now through Spotify or Apple Podcasts! As well as the link to my blog about Albania in my bio!
Well, what can I say?
SORRY Finland! But that's how this brain of mine which (like any other human brain) has a tendency to find similar figures in wry stuff saw this!
It's kinda SILLY, but A POINT! #aSillyPoint
Волстенский стан. За очередным бродом, средь летнего бурьяна, доживает свой век последний свидетель старого уклада.
Давно ли ты слышал свист косы у своих стен? Бойкий стук топора и лязг умывальника на своём дворе...
Ветер качает разнотравье. Шумит берёза. И вроде как протяжная бабья песня слышна с окраины... Не, показалось.
I’ve been busy writing so haven’t had much time creating recipes for you guys this last week but here is a dinner I wish I was having tonight...homemade pelmeni with sour cream and crushed black pepper! The recipe for these pelmeni is available through my website if you haven’t had a go at making these yet!