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Two of the most interesting structures in Bihac, Bosnia-Herzegovina: an uncommon octagonal style "Turbe" (Ottoman mausoleum) and the square Captain's Tower, which is one of the oldest buildings in town and today houses the Regional Museum.

Click on title of post to view photo in large format: The city of Bihac, located in far northwest Bosnia-Herzegovina, is home to several unusual historic buildings, including this octagonal “Turbe”...

One of many Sarajevo Roses found throughout the city. These craters from mortar shells were filled with red resin after the war.

I trampled a few roses before learning why the streets and sidewalks of Sarajevo were covered with red splotches. During the Bosnian War, an average of 329 mortar shells rained down...

The Una River in Bihac, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Bihac is popular with tourists who are visiting Una National Park, located just a few kilometers from the city. The Upper Una River has some spectacular waterfalls, and whitewater rafting trips are a popular activity in the park.

Click on title of post to view photo in large format: The Una River in Bihac, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Bihac is popular with tourists who are visiting Una National Park, located just a...

Statue of Pope John Paul II in front of Sacred Heart Cathedral in the old town area of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Click on title of post to view photo in large format: Statue of Pope John Paul II stands in front of Sacred Heart Cathedral in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The cathedral is located...

Typical street in the old Ottoman Bazaar area of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Miris Dunja became my preferred place to have coffee or tea each day, along with dessert. Bosnians take numerous breaks each day to have tiny cups of strong but delicious coffee.

Click on title of post to view photo in large format: Typical street in the old Turkish Bazaar in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Miris Dunja became my preferred place to have coffee or...

The spectacular Gazi Husrev Beg Mosque in the old town of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, is most spectacular at night.

Click on title of post to view photo in large format: The spectacular Gazi Husrev Beg Mosque in the old town part of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, is most spectacular at night. It...