Why Is Serbia a Good Place for a Family?
When it comes to choosing a country for your family, Serbia makes a great choice. In this respect, Serbia is characterized by:
- good education system
- good health care system
- beautiful nature
- rich cultural heritage
- interesting tourist destinations
The education in Serbia dates back to the 12th century and today it is under the supervision of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia. Now, the education is divided into pre-school (kindergarten), primary (primary school), high (high school) and higher education (faculties at universities and the Academy of Arts). Serbia cooperates with many universities across Europe and the globe, which is a great chance for students to go to those countries as a part of student exchange programs.
Serbian health care system is the best in the region. On the 2018 EHCI (Euro Health Consumer Index) list, Serbia took the 18th place in Europe. Serbia ranked higher than Spain, Italy, Greece, Poland, Ireland, Hungary, etc.
Serbia is a country of numerous natural goods. All the way from the wide plain in the north to the high mountains in the south, Serbia will surprise you with the diversity of landscapes and wildlife. Many plants and animals, which have almost been extinguished in other parts of Europe, found refuge here.
Hospitality is one of the things that characterizes Serbia and the Serbian people; it is sacred to Serbian patriarchs. Smile, kindness, good humor, friendliness, open-heartedness and willingness to help any human being are the main characteristics of the healthy social environment that Serbia can offer.
Serbia can boast of a truly huge tangible and intangible cultural heritage. And not only heritage; it can also boast of continuous active cultural affirmation. Apart from the original culture of the Serbian people, the culture in Serbia also includes cultural impacts of other countries and people affecting Serbian territory throughout history. The Serbian language, folklore and traditional stories, traditional holidays and customs, as well as art in the broadest sense of the word.
Serbian tourism keeps growing, year after year. Our country abounds in great tourist destinations. Some of the best-known are: the Uvac Special Nature Reserve, Djerdap Gorge, Đavolja Varoš (Devil’s Town), Golubac Fortress, Ovčar-Kablar Gorge, Krupaj Spring, Vlasina Lake and many other places.