Drunken Eagle, an Albanian bacchanalia

One of the first things you are told as a new student at the American University in Blagoevgrad is that THE party of the year is Drunken Eagle. This is when all Albanian students chip in to cause brain damage to the entire student body. Usually Drunken Eagle is  celebrated around the 28th and 29th…

13 things you must know before the first Saturday of July

Just 2 days before International Izbuhvam Day (IID) it’s very important to be well prepared. Only last year we introduced this new holiday in honor of the Izbuhvamism lifestyle. Is this your first time? Check out the Facebook event and read the following article. Here are 13 do’s and don’ts for the first Saturday of…

Peter the Great, the tsar of partying

Have you ever heard of Peter the Great? If so, you probably know he was the Russian emperor (tsar) from 1682 until 1725. He got his nickname The Great not only for his impressive physique, but also since under his reign the Russian Empire became very prosperous. He founded Saint Petersburg, which became an important…