|Local draught beer||$1.36|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$169.49|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) in city centre||$180.73|
|Gasoline (1 liter)||$1.76|
|Water bottle (1.5 liter)||$0.59|
|Milk (1 liter)||$0.84|
|Pack of cigarettes||$2.71|
Are you spending your holidays in the same uninteresting places like always? Well, now it is time to change that, because we introduce you to Nis, a beautiful city with an amazing history. If you are thinking to travel to Nis, you must know some details about this wonderful attraction. Nis is a big city of Serbia, a country located in Central Europe. It is the third biggest city in Serbia, with a population of approximately 260,000 people.
Around this town we can see several mountains, two stunning gorges, two rivers and many historical places from different periods. Also, here is the birthplace of the first Christian Emperor, Constantine the Great, which was also the founder of the well known city of Constantinople. Flights to Nis are available thanks to the Constantine the Great Airport, so get your cheap flights to Nis now! Constantine the Great is an airport located close to the city, at about 5km distance from the its center. To get into town you can take a taxi or a bus because even the airport is very close to the town, it is still not proper to walk to your accommodation.
I know you can’t wait to get your airline tickets to Nis, but there’s more! If you are planning to spend some time in this beautiful city we recommend you start visiting the historical sites. Mediana was build in the 4th century and is the place where Emperor Constantin the Great was born and it is located on the Nis – Niska Banja road. Here we can find sacral objects, fort remains, Roman bathrooms and luxury villas dating back from the Ancien times. Constantin the Great had a big contribution to the Christian religion because he legalized it in the Empire with the Edict of Milan in 313.
Another important site is Skull Tower, built in the 19th century. It is a tower constructed with sand, quicklime and skulls of Serbian rebels killed in 1809 at Cegar. Nis Fortress was constructed between 1719 – 1723 near the Nisava River by the Turks. Here we can find the prison, Turkish steam baths, the armory, Bali-mosque and a the powder room. The Rusalia Church from the 11th century it’s the most beautiful antique structure of this town. Serbian Wartime Parliament Building is the founding place of Yugoslavia. Niska Banja is situated in the Southeast. It is a very famous spa because it has springs with hot mildly radioactive water, good for rheumatic problems and heart conditions.
Nis is very popular for its food recipes, especially for Burek, which is similar to a cheese cake, but it has more fat and more flavor. There are some varieties of Burek- with spinach, with apple or Burek with pizza flavor. Other famous dishes found in Nis are the Shopska salad (cucumber, tomatoes, onion, salt, oil and feta cheese) , Urnebes salad (cheese cream, pepper sesame, garlic), Pljeskavica (Balkans Burger) and the Chevapchichi.
In order to spend your lovely holidays in Nis you have to take care of two important things. First of all search for accommodation in this city and make a reservation. If you do this early you might get some discounts from hotels or hostels. There are a significant number of hotels in Nis ready to accommodate you and your family or friends: the Ambassador Hotel, My place, Regent Club Hotel, Aleksandar Palace and Panorama. Here are some hostels if you want to save some money: Hostel Nis, Sweet-Hostel Nis, Downtown Hostel Nis and Happy Hostel.
The second thing you must take care is finding cheap flights to Nis. If you do a search on the web you will find some good travel agencies that will offer you cheap flights to Nis. But Flighthub offers the cheapest flights in the world, making sure that you save money and time. Our website is the ideal online travel agency, so hurry up and get those cheap tickets to Nis or to any other city in the world!