Resources

How do I learn more about the Balkans? Where can I read Balkan news in English? I don’t have money to travel; where can I get some? Where can I find more travel stories and inspiration?

Balkan News:

http://www.kosovotwopointzero.com/
http://www.balkaninsight.com/en/page/all-balkans-home
http://setimes.com/
http://www.serbianna.com/
http://birn.eu.com/en/page/home
http://www.b92.net/
http://www.rferl.org/section/balkans/451.html
http://www.balkans.com/
http://www.balkaneu.com/
http://www.balkanchronicle.com/

Balkan Blogs:

http://inpristina.com/
http://davidmctierinkosovo.com/
http://www.mtcowgirl.us/kosovo_tips.html
http://reflectionsonkosovo.wordpress.com/
http://blog.balkanology.com/
http://balkanvoices.wordpress.com/
http://cafebalkans.wordpress.com/
http://kosovodiaspora.org/
http://patrickinkosovo.tumblr.com/
http://friendsofkosovo.com/

Travel Blogs:

http://thebackpacktraveller.com/
http://amylasia.tumblr.com/
http://www.nomadicmatt.com/
http://maltagozotravel.com/
http://livingeuropa.wordpress.com/
http://www.atlasobscura.com/

Travel Grants & Scholarships for Americans:

Fulbright Program
Boren Scholarship Program
Gilman Scholarship Program
Rotary Peace Fellowships
Japanese Government Scholarships
Halide Edip Adivar Prize, to study in Turkey

Travel Grants & Scholarships for Non-Americans:
Fulbright Program for Foreign Students
New Beginning Program
American Council Young Political Leaders Program
Community College Initiative Program
Community Solutions Program
American Serbia and Montenegro Youth Leadership Exchange
Benjamin Franklin Summer Institutes
Edward R Murrow Program
Educational Seminars Program
Edmund S Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program
Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program
Future Leaders Exchange
Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship Program
Global Undergraduate Exchange Program
Kennedy Lugar Youth Exchange Study Program
Museums Connect Program
Professional Fellows Media Program
Professional Fellows Economic Empowerment Program
Professional Fellows Legislative Process and Governance Program
Sports Visitor Program
US Institutes Scholars Program
US Institutes Student Leaders Program
Critical Language Teachers Program
Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program
Tech Women Program
Tunisia Community College Scholarship Program

Travel Writers:

Bill Bryson
Rolf Potts
Bruce Chatwin
Richard Halliburton
Susan Orlean
Tim Cahill
Tony Horwitz
Rebecca Solnit
Ted Simon
Ryszard Kapuscinski
Paul Theroux
Patrick Leigh Fermor
Rebecca West

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