Tag: Greece

Albania: Beauty and Struggle on the Adriatic

Albania: Beauty and Struggle on the Adriatic
When I told a friend I was getting ready to publish a post on Albania, she smiled and started singing a song about Albania that I had never heard. “From ‘Cheers’. Don’t you remember?” she said. I didn’t, so we looked upĀ Coach’s Albania SongĀ from “Cheers” on YouTube, laughed, and sang along with Coach and Sam.... Read more »

Bulgaria: Poetry in Cyrillic Script

Bulgaria: Poetry in Cyrillic Script
I knew very little of Bulgaria before writing this post, except that Bulgaria was recently listed as the most miserable country in the European Union. Naturally, I wondered how it got that unfortunate distinction. But my gut told me there must be more to Bulgaria than its unfavorable position on an internet list. I was... Read more »