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…

Happy Easter, have some eggnog!

It’s Easter time for the Catholics (as well as other Western Christians) and that’s a big deal. Especially since there’s a new pope in town. But it’s also a time to have a serious Easter breakfast. The main ingredient in this being of course eggs. Experts say that it’s the most important meal of the…

The perfect drink for every occasion

Some people drink only wine or only beer. Now this is a terrible shame, almost a crime to your tongue and stomach since there are so many other great drinks you must try from time to time. The only thing is when to drink what. Well that’s what we are here for. Lord of the…