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Berovo – Little Switzerland of the Balkans

Berovo – Little Switzerland of the Balkans

If you want to find the rising sun in Macedonia, head towards the east to the small mountain town of Berovo situated on the slopes of Malesevo Mountains, surrounded by pine,beech and oak forest. Through...
Sweet memories

Sweet memories

Childhood, a time in our lives when we are totally carefree. A time which we never forget and always go back to in our memories. When I think of it memories come rushing into my...

Flija – irresistible traditional taste

Flija is one of the most favored dishes in Albanian cuisine. It takes only a few ingredients to make it, but this delicious dish depends on your baking skills so its preparation involves hard, painstaking...
Rumelian Castle – fortress with spectacular view of the Bosphorus

Rumelian Castle – fortress with spectacular view of the Bosphorus

Tourists visiting Istanbul have always wondered where to find the place with the best view of the Bosphorus. Balkon3 reveals the secret of making all your photos of the strait that separates Europe and Asia...
Autumn – time for gold colors and farewells

Autumn – time for gold colors and farewells

We are now deep into the yellow-golden season of the year. Two inseparable colors unambiguously associated with autumn, a time when nature begins to slowly fade away. It is said that autumn disturbs the balance...
Tavuk gogsu – dessert pudding with chicken

Tavuk gogsu – dessert pudding with chicken

Turkish cuisine features a number of desserts prepared with milk but a dessert that includes meat is a rare thing to find in any cuisine. Tavuk gogsu (tavuk göğsü) is a kind of milk pudding...
Balkon 3 friends prove they can take great photos

Balkon 3 friends prove they can take great photos

Twenty- two photographs, hundreds of “likes”, thousands of views. This is the result of the photo contest organized by Balkon 3 web portal. The theme of the contest was “Your best photo” and we received...
Greek sarma

Greek sarma

Great many dishes and customs in the Balkans are named after a neighbouring country and are believed to be a typical dish or custom from the respective country. It is not uncommon, though, that certain...

Matka – embrace of nature!

Balkon3 takes you on a boat ride through Matka Canyon, down the Treska river to Vrelo cave. The canyon is situated only 15 km from Skopje and Vrelo cave is one of the deepest underwater...
Cave from the tales, legends and “Lord of the Rings”

Cave from the tales, legends and “Lord of the Rings”

Pesna Cave is situated 6 km from Makedonski Brod on the regional road to Samokov and it is one of the most attractive natural beauties of Macedonia. Unfortunately, not many people know about it, so...