Eat Your Way Through the Balkans: Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and More

Eat Your Way Through the Balkans: Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and More

The Balkans are the countries on the Balkan Peninsula of southeast Europe, most of which made up the former Yugoslavia: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia, and Macedonia, as well as Albania and Kosovo. Balkans food is truly the "spice of life" in this region's eight countries, from sizzling grilled meats and award-winning cheeses to potent national drinks and decadent desserts. We simply couldn’t decide how to rank our MIR staff favorites, so we've divided them into categories with our top three picks... Read More



Travel to Turkey: 6 Scenic Reasons to Visit Captivating Cappadocia

Travel to Turkey: 6 Scenic Reasons to Visit Captivating Cappadocia

Cappadocia is the heart of Turkey, a moonscape place in central Anatolia of fairy chimneys, cave homes, underground cities, and magical hot-air ballooning. Read More


Travel to Turkey: 6 Favorite Highlights in Istanbul

Travel to Turkey: 6 Favorite Highlights in Istanbul

Straddling Europe and Asia, Istanbul is Turkey's East-West showcase city of mosques, palaces, antiquities, legendary water views, and unforgettable cuisine. Read More


Travel to Turkey: 6 Must-See Historic Highlights in Eastern Turkey

Travel to Turkey: 6 Must-See Historic Highlights in Eastern Turkey

Eastern Turkey in Anatolia offers an authentic experience: down-home Turkish hospitality and cuisine, farmers, villages, and ancient archaeological sites. Read More