How to reach “Belgrade AIR”:
By train or bus to Belgrade Central Station (both bus and train)- Alternatively, the program coordinator can meet the artist at the station or wait for you at the apartment.
ARRIVAL: “Nikola Tesla” International Airport, Belgrade, Serbia.
City bus number 72 takes you directly to the center.
Program coordinator can meet you in the center when you arrive and take you to the apartment or can wait for you in the apartment.
From the airport you can take a taxi to the center (around 2000 dinars less than 20 euros), You can check at the official taxi info at the airport.
It is easy to come with a public bus, the bus ride takes 40 minutes depending on traffic.
You can take bus 72 from the airport (upstairs in front) to Zeleni Venac (last stop), there you will see Mc Donald’s (they have free wifi in front). We can meet here at the agreed time.
Bus ticket for public buses, trams at the city of Belgrade
At the newspaper stand, you can get “Bus Plus card”, the ticket for buses. It is a plastic card with a magnetic stripe, you add money for rides to it when you buy it. One ride is around 90 dinars so you can choose how many rides you want to add. You can use it when you get on a bus by pressing it against the machine when entering the bus. The machine has the Serbian and English language to choose. When you press the card, it will subtract one ride and show you how much more money you have left.
Getting around with a map
You can download app maps.me, that is only one that will show building numbers, and has both Latin and Cyrillic alphabet. Most of the street names are in the Cyrillic alphabet so you can compare names. Also, google maps doesn’t show street numbers correctly so it can confuse you, and maps.me app shows street numbers.
One apartment is located in the district of Zvezdara and is about a few minutes walk to Vuk monument square and park, which is an academic area and also Street Bulevar kralja Aleksandra. Saint Sava Church (the biggest one in the Balkan) is only a 10-minute walk from the apartment.
The apartment is located in a small and quiet street near Belgrade’s famous landmarks, it is located below Bulevar Kralja Aleksandra, a street with plenty of shops and restaurants. The main federal buildings can be found on this street. 100 meters away there is a shopping center that comprises a supermarket but also lots of brand name shops and restaurants.
Second apartment/studio is in Sava mala neighborhood close to the river, just 10 minutes walk from the center.
Here is map of Belgrade with pins of the important locations: http://goo.gl/maps/rKlrk