Kosovo. A mere mention of the name is enough to start a debate wherever you go in this part of the world. The war ended almost 20 years ago, but the scars still appear to be fresh.
"We roamed the damp and chilly tunnels and stumbled upon a large barrel delivered by Napoleon himself."
"The area contains 54 excavated bunkers along with gun emplacements, scattered around the town’s most visible landmark."
"We turned around and went down another dirt road, past countless Joshua trees until our car was covered in dirt and we finally arrived at the Front Gate of Area 51."
"We drove along Route 6, Route 66 and Route 666. If there was a Route 6666, we must have missed that turn."
"The countryside is charming and some places even have coffee."
"But Chisinau is an unexpected gem in the wilderness. Even though Moldova is one of the poorest countries in Europe, the capital has its fair share of impressive buildings and post-Soviet architecture."