Serbia is known for many things including its culture, history, delicious cuisine, and nightlife. It is home to roughly 7 million inhabitants and it lies at the crossroads of Southeast and central Europe. Belgrade, the capital of Serbia is ranked among the largest and oldest cities in southeastern Europe. It is also an incredibly popular travel destination, which in itself can be considered one of the 10 things that make the country famous. Here are the rest. Serbia is popular for the quality of its Rakija (Brandy). The first national and one of the best spirit brands to be produced is Slivovitza. It is usually served in čokanjčić- a special shot glass. You shouldn’t miss having a shot of this strong alcoholic drink because it has a unique taste and smell. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!