The local “Oscars” - a renowned award of the Serbian hotel industry - were presented at the gala dinner on December 17th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Belgrade. The event was organized by the Tourist World magazine. A total of fourteen awards were presented. Grand Hotel Tornik at Zlatibor was named Hotel of the Year
The exhibition entitled “Eight Centuries of Art Under the Auspices of the Serbian Orthodox Church” is one of the main “cultural themes” this year. Its central part is the setting of handwritten books, which “as a symbol of knowledge and enlightenment have for centuries been used to convey the Word of God.”
The main promoters of Sokobanja are its guests, who – by using the oldest and the most reliable “marketing tool”, i.e. conveying one’s own experiences by “word of mouth” – testify to the benefits they have received during their stay in Sokobanja.
The Republic Day, November 29th, was considered as the most important public holiday in the former Socialist Yugoslavia. This year, on exactly that date, the first group of tourists started a journey, travelling by Tito’s “Blue Train” from Belgrade to “Užice Republic”.
Lonely Planet brought the city a flattering title of the third destination in the world for the year 2019; actually, there is nothing unusual about it, because Novi Sad keeps attracting tourists by its urban heritage, a mixture of cultures, a pleasant atmosphere and a large number of events.
The motifs of the Moriah collection design are created from different combinations of diamonds, gold, and the stone of Temple Mount in Jerusalem. Diamonds are the most precious stone in the world; gold is a personification of nobleness, and the Jerusalem stone originates from the most holy of grounds on the planet Earth.
Paul Wade, Deputy Principal of the British International School in Belgrade, joined this institution in September 2019. In a short period of time, he has managed to lay the foundation for some innovative models of teaching and learning including a reform of the grading system.
Belgrade is always nice, but it is especially interesting in December and January, since two Christmases and two New-Year’s Eves celebrated according to the Gregorian and the Julian calendars.
The City of Kragujevac is the first capital of the new-century Serbia. In it, the first court, the first grammar school, the first theater… were established, and the Serbian industry was born in this city. The Monument to the Pupils and Teachers Executed by Firing Squad and the “Fića” automobile are its symbols.
In cooperation with the “Belgrade Waterfront” company, the National Tourism Organization of Serbia has for a longer time now been organizing thematic exhibitions in the open air, in a nice-looking and inspiring space of the Sava Promenade – a promenade on the very riverbank of the Sava.