Category Archives: BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA

Bosnia & Herzegovina: A Tale of War and Tears

Location of Bosnia & Herzegovina in Europe
Location of Bosnia & Herzegovina in Europe

 

Theme: West Balkan & Turkey War Tour  Country: Bosnia & Herzegovina  Language Bosnian, Croatian, & Serbian  Unit of Currency: Bosnia & Herzegovina convertible mark   Location: Sarajevo & Tunnel of Hope  Year: 2013   Bucket list: Learning more about the Bosnian and Serbian war through a local Bosnian war veteran

 

DO:  VENTURE AROUND THE CITY

Sarajevo:
  • Spending the entire day photographing, eating, drinking, and hanging out with the locals
Streets; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Streets; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Pirates Pub; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Pirates Pub; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Bosnia & Herzegovina Flag; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Bosnia & Herzegovina Flag; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Bosnian ćevapi; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Bosnian ćevapi; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Local Beer; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Local Beer; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Graffiti; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Graffiti; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Local Blue House; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Local Blue House; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

River Sunset Black-n-White; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
River Sunset Black-n-White; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

River Sunset; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
River Sunset; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

City View; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
City View; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

The National and University Library of Bosnia & Herzegovina; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
The National and University Library of Bosnia & Herzegovina; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Bike Ride in the City; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Bike Ride in the City; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Main Square; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Main Square; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Church Water Fountain; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Church Water Fountain; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Architecture; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Architecture; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

  • Exploring the Tunnel of Hope – few museums move visitors to tears but the Tunnel Museum packs a powerful punch
Welcome Greeting; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Welcome Greeting; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Bosnian War Map; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Bosnian War Map; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Entrance to Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Entrance to Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

View of the Exit of Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
View of the Exit of Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Exit to Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Exit to Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

 

Selfie in Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Selfie in Tunnel of Hope; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

The Fallen Heroes (Bosnian War Victims); Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
The Fallen Heroes (Bosnian War Victims); Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Series of Events in Media; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Series of Events in Media; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

An Assortment of Weaponry; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
An Assortment of Weaponry; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Plastic Hand Grenades & Landmines; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Plastic Hand Grenades & Landmines; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Independence Day - Book Signing; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Independence Day – Book Signing; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

 

  • Venturing in the mountains of Sarajevo with a Bosnian war veteran  looking for war artifacts in the snow (Warning: do NOT do this without a war veteran present and please make sure that he is mentally stable and in good condition to give a tour)
Driving to the Mountain; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Driving to the Mountain; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Signature Jumpin' Photograph; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Signature Jumpin’ Photograph; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Old Conservatory; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Old Conservatory; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Hole in Old War Building; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Hole in Old War Building; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Plastic Hand Grenade; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Plastic Hand Grenade; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Signature Jumpin' Photograph; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Signature Jumpin’ Photograph; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Cool Landscape; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Cool Landscape; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Signature Jumpin' Photograph; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Signature Jumpin’ Photograph; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

War Bullets; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
War Bullets; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Steel Pole Indication for Weaponry; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Steel Pole Indication for Weaponry; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Military Canister; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Military Canister; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Old Military Jacket; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Old Military Jacket; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Indestructible Building; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Indestructible Building; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Plastic Landmine; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Plastic Landmine; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Damage from a Military Tank (Main Gun); Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Damage from a Military Tank (Main Gun); Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Tour Guide with Old Military Jacket; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Tour Guide with Old Military Jacket; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Old Bunker; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Old Bunker; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013

 

Graffiti on Old Toboggan Track; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013
Graffiti on Old Toboggan Track; Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina; 2013