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Top Choice Fortress in Belgrade

Kalemegdan Citadel

Some 115 battles have been fought over imposing, impressive Kalemegdan; the citadel was destroyed more than 40 times throughout the centuries. Fortifications began in Celtic times, and the Romans extended it onto th…
Top Choice Museum in Belgrade

Museum of Yugoslav History

This must-visit museum houses an invaluable collection of more than 200,000 artefacts representing the fascinating, tumultuous history of Yugoslavia. Photographs, artworks, historical documents, films, weapons, pric…
Top Choice Monument in Belgrade

Maršal Tito's Grave

A visit to Tito's mausoleum is obligatory. The big man rests in an aptly gigantic tomb in peaceful surrounds. Also on display are thousands of elaborate relay batons presented to him by young 'Pioneers', plus gifts …
Top Choice International in Belgrade

Homa

For exemplary, creative and inexplicably delicious gourmet fare in Belgrade, Homa may be impossible to beat. The fascinating fusion dishes – combining everything from Japanese to South American flavours – are meticu…
Top Choice Bar in Belgrade

Blaznavac

Part cafe, part bar, part wonderfully wacko gallery, this pocket-sized place is one of the city's best spots for pre-drink drinks. Plastered in murals and quirky collectables, it's used as an exhibition space for yo…
Top Choice International in Belgrade

Lorenzo & Kakalamba

Covered from floor to ceiling in a riot of out-there artworks and marvellous miscellany, and staffed (and frequented) by peculiar characters, to step inside here is to fall down the rabbit-hole to Wonderland. The fo…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Belgrade

Gnezdo Organic

This sweet little spot offers respite from Serbia's relentless menu of meat, stodge, meat and meat, with a menu chock-full of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free treats (though carnivores do get a look-in, with some t…
Top Choice Balkan in Belgrade

To Je To

"To je to" means "that's it", and in this case, they're talking about meat. Piles of the stuff, grilled in all its juicy glory, make up the menu here in the forms of Sarajevo-style ćevapi (spicy skinless sausages), …
Top Choice Club in Belgrade

Kenozoik

Housed within an abandoned brewery, Kenozoik is Cetinjska 15's cool-culture HQ, with live music, diverse DJ sets, movie screenings and art exhibitions drawing a more alternative crowd than the flashier Belgrade beat…
Top Choice Japanese in Belgrade

Sakura

This swish spot serves arguably Belgrade's best Japanese food: everything – the sushi, sashimi, salads and house specialties – is fresh, artfully prepared and served with style. It also has a tremendous wine list, s…