Mostar - Beautiful and Interesting

posted on 26th of march, 2009

I have recently visited my home town of Mostar after many years. The city has gone through some tough times in the 1990s with war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, but it it slowly but surely getting back on its feet. Here are some recent photos of it.

The symbol of Mostar is the Old Bridge, originally built in 16th century during the times of Ottoman Empire. The bridge was destroyed in war in 1993 and is reconstructed in 2004. The bridge as well as the whoe Old Town in Mostar is on the UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites.

The Bridge is for pedestrians only, with steps designed originally for horses to prevent them from slipping on the polished stone surface.

Many tourists come...

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Posted by Dreamframer on March 27, 2009
Beautiful city and nice climate. I can imagine thousands of tourists during summer season
Posted by Goldenangel on March 27, 2009
Thanks Joe!
Posted by Jjphotos on March 26, 2009
Very nice images, Denis.

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