Episodes

Norwegians and Brits on the Jahorina Mountain near Sarajevo

March 25, 2017

In this episode I find out about why people like being on the Jahorina Mountain. I catch up with a few Brits and a Norwegian and ask why they decided to come to Bosnia and Herzegovina for their skiing. If you enjoy the podca…

Mustafa Panjeta - Sarajevo Tour Guide

Feb. 7, 2017

In this episode Mustafa Panjeta a born and bred Sarajevan, tells us about being a tour guide and why Sarajevo is so special. Music from: Mostar Sevdah Reunion. Amira Medunjanin. Dubioza Kolektiv. If you enjoy the podcast ple…

Bruce Foster. Englishman and "Jugophile"

Feb. 1, 2017

In this episode I catch up with my good friend and "Jugophile", Bruce Foster. We chat about his view of Bosnia and Herzegovina and a little tease about a project we will be doing in Sarajevo. Music from Shaderwan Code: Shade…

The Ferhadija Mosque in Banja Luka Comes Alive Again

May 7, 2016

The Ferhadija Mosque comes alive again after some 23 years. 7th May 2016, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina. If you enjoy the podcast please subscribe/follow and share with a friend! If you really enjoy the show please chec…

Mladen Tomić - International DJ from Banja Luka

Feb. 29, 2016

Living Your Dream in the Balkans - Balkan Life Back in the early "noughties" I directed a multi-cultural broadcast media project here in northern Bosnia and Herzegovina. Basically I ran a pop music radio station. Allied to t…

Talking to Vesna Kerkez from Mondo Media in Banja Luka

Oct. 12, 2015

My Life in the Balkans. Vesna Kerkez from the Balkan News Portal mondo.ba catches up with me to find out why I came (and stayed) in the Balkans and about Oksigen Radio (1999-2005). If you enjoy the podcast please subscribe/f…

On the Rock Face at the Drill and Chill Festival near the Banja Luka

Sept. 22, 2015

I reflect as I try and combat my terrible problems with height as I stand so very high above the Vrbas canyon in Bosnia and Herzegovina. If you enjoy the podcast please subscribe/follow and share with a friend! If you enjoy …

The Drill and Chill Festival near Banja Luka

Sept. 22, 2015

I talk to Dirk Uhlig a "master bolter" about what bolting really means and some of the experiences he has had. If you enjoy the podcast please subscribe/follow and share with a friend! If you would like to support our podcas…

The Drill and Chill Festival - Banja Luka 2015

Sept. 22, 2015

Drilling and Chilling. I find out about the "Drill and Chill" festival organised by David Lemmerer. It's a climbing experience and extravaganza, located in the wonderful Vrbas Canyon just to the south of Banja Luka, Bosnia a…

Etno Grupa Iva from Doboj

July 7, 2015

At the recent Kozara Etno Festival held in Banja Luka I was introduced to an amazing Ethno-Fusion Group called “Iva”. I say introduced, when I should really say that I saw them perform, was amazingly impressed, and immediate…

The 2015 European Rafting Championships in Banja Luka.

May 26, 2015

A few days ago I realised that I would be back in Banja Luka at the same time as the 2015 European Rafting Championships were being held at Rafting Klub “Kanjon“ on the River Vrbas to the south of the city. I knew that Team …

The 2015 European Rafting Championships in Banja Luka

May 26, 2015

I recently covered the 2015 European Rafting Championships (for this blog) being held at Karanovac, on the River Vrbas, just to the south of Banja Luka. It was an overcast and rainy Sunday. On arrival I was looking out for t…

Sky Dive 2013 Banja Luka - European Championships and World Cup Formation & Artistic Event

Aug. 15, 2013

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Walking Across Serbia - 900km and One Misunderstood Country.

March 7, 2013

I talk to Brit Kev Shannon about his ambitious adventure to walk across Serbia. It took Kevin Shannon only one kilometre before he found his first Serbian friend. The young British adventurer was bicycling across Europe in 2…