How do you explain what Balkan is? If anything, Balkan is a story. Long, intricate, some would even say complicated. We feel the real Balkan is about its people and the stories they have to tell. If you start from there, it is that simple! If you come from Balkan, you live there or if you have a Balkan story to tell, we welcome you and your story to the Humans of the Balkan’s.

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Moamer Demir – Skopje
Gorjan Arevski – Skopje
At the age of 18, I realized that I wanted to become an actor and that I could see myself…
Idean Lokvancic – Sarajevo
I was born in 1950 in Sarajevo. I live here my whole life, even now with my family. I have…
Fuad Zecevic – Sarajevo
I was born in Sarajevo; I have been selling and processing coffee since 2000. Bosnian coffee is made by putting…
Jelena Djukic Pejic – Nis
I quite accidentally entered journalism. An old acquaintance of mine told me that because of a great diction, every medium…
Milosav Pavlovic – Kotor
I am 30 years old, I come from Kotor and I’m engaged in living history. I am a presenter at…
Enver Alihodzic – Sarajevo
I am a watchmaker; a tic-tac man– depends on how you get it. Anyway, I’ve been in this store for…
Dzeman Sabeta – Sarajevo
I am into natural medicine. I help many people, because when a man has everlasting life, he has a medication.…
Djemal Halibasic – Sarajevo
My occupation is a brazier. I have one part of the shop with silver, and besides that, I also own…
Gordana Jovanovic – Sabac
My father is from Mostar, but the circumstances never allowed me to visit Bosnia until the night of the 2018…
Sakim Bascausevic – Sarajevo
My occupation is a brazier. The brazing craft is one of the oldest crafts, maybe the only one older than…
Hasan Sisic – Sarajevo
I am almost 80 years old. I need twenty and a half more to reach one hundred! I was a…
Olzi Duzha – Tirana
Dragan Tasic Deni – Skopje
I was born in Vranje and until the age of 10 I lived in Kosovo and Metohija. Then from the…
The Balkans in NZ
I am a Rusyn Magyar, Serb New Zealander. My ancestors came from Vojvodina, Dalmatia and Pljevlja… They probably never dreamed…

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Scroll a bit more – you will see our interactive Map of the Balkan’s below.
Just a fancy way for us to collect and display nice photos, interesting stories and inspiring people from the region.

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