Kosovo is a disputed territory and de facto independent country in South Eastern Europe. After a lengthy and often violent dispute with Serbia, Kosovo declared independence in February 2008 and is recognised by 98 countries out of 193 around the world, despite heavy Serbian opposition.
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Pristina is the capital city of Kosovo. The main language you will hear in the street is Albanian.
Peć, or Peja/Pejë in Albanian, is a city in the west of Kosovo. Peja is known as one of the oldest, most beautiful and wealthiest places in Kosovo with rich cultural and historical inheritance.
Prizren, in Kosovo, is a city of mosques and monasteries dating to the 14th century.
Peć, or Peja/Pejë in Albanian, is a city in the west of Kosovo. Located at the foot of the impressive Prokletije the city has been ruled by different dominating powers throughout history, giving it a diverse cultural character.
Kosovska Mitrovica or Mitrovicë is a city in the north of the Republic of Kosovo although the northern part is controlled by Serbia.
Gjakova/Gjakovë or Đakovica is a city in western Kosovo with about 150,000 inhabitants.
See also the twin towns at the Bosnian-Croatian border: Bosanski- and Slavonski Brod Brod is a village in Kosovo.
Kačanik, or Kaçaniku, in Kosovo, is a city of peace and quite. The best way to get to Kačanik is by bus from Pristina.
Uroševac or Ferizaj is a town in Kosovo. Buses from Skopje to Pristina stop at the bus station here.
Gracanica is a Serbian community in Kosovo, centered around the Gracanica Monastery and about 10 km from Pristina.