For the world, Novak Djokovic is a 13-time Grand Slam winning world-class tennis player but for his hometown of Belgrade in Serbia, he is a superhero, a legend and a living God.
A country that doesn’t have too many local modern sporting icons, Djokovic is a symbol of hope and heroism. One can find the imprint of the tennis star in every nook and corner of Belgrade where his larger than life posters and advertisements is proof enough of what he means to the 7 million population of the country.
After being hit by a series of wars since 2006, the country has got few reasons to celebrate and Djokovic has given them ample reasons to rejoice by clinching one Grand Slam after another.
In 2017, the number of visitors to Serbia was double than what it was in 2011, according to the Serbia Tourism Board. And tourists mainly come to see everything that is related to Djokovic in Belgrade. Though the tennis star is everywhere in the city, there are few places that can bring you even closer to the tennis icon.
Who minds a great holiday as a treat to unwind post a hectic schedule. To lay off all the stress of their hectic professional life, tennis greats often do the same and opt to go on luxurious vacations with their closed ones.
Read on to know about the favourite travel destinations of your most-loved tennis stars to plan your next vacation.