During my visit to Germany, I headed southeast to Serbia for 5 days. Most of my time was spent in Novi Sad, a beautiful city in northern Serbia on the Danube River. My hosts were my co-authors for the Serbian edition of the Primer of Conservation Biology, which will be published in 2014.
Here, four of my co-authors and I stand on the banks of the Danube with the old fortress on the hills above:
An unusual feature of the park is numerous Serbian monasteries, many of which are hundreds of years old.