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TravelPod Member ReviewsHostel Nina Mostar
Our hosts were fantastic. Hostel is clean, wifi great and proximity to the old centre is perfect. Good parking right outside the hostel and its off-street.
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Travel Blogs from Mostar
... during the Croat–Bosniak War. A reconstruction project was started by UNESCO (among others) and the rebuilt bridge was finally opened on 23 July 2004.
Turkish rock band Bulutsuzluk Özlemi's 1996 song "Yaşamaya Mecbursun" ('You have to live') portrays the pain:
"Bugün duyduğun haberler
Sana utanç veriyor
Bugün din ve ırk uğruna
Mostar Köprüsü çökmüş
... he pointed out the ages on the gravestones; most that we saw were under the age of thirty. Despite ending the tour on a somber note, it was amazing to take in not only the sad things but also how the people of Mostar were holding onto their culture, slowly rebuilding their city, and gradually attracting tourists once again. I was out very late that night and walking back to the hostel, despite the abandoned buildings and quiet streets, I felt very safe; when you travel you start to ...
... as a result of the war and its population declined. Before the war, Mostar was almost evenly divided among Muslims, Croats, and Serbs. Today there are no Serbs in the city, and the Muslim and Croat populations are politically divided, with Muslims living on the devastated eastern bank of the Neretva, and Croats on the less damaged western bank; travel is ...
... To that end, we parked in a public parking lot and walked across the Old Bridge.
Once we were across the bridge into Old Town, we stopped to have a coffee in a cafe named Vinoteka. Our plan was to relax with a coffee and then explore Old Town. We actually didn't end up doing that.
During the war in the '90s, Mostar was under siege for ...
... call to prayer. I actually quite enjoyed it. Soon after Muslim call to prayer, the Catholic church bells would begin to ring. On the Croat side, a new Catholic church has been built (I am not actually sure if it is a brand new church or reconstructed) that is very, very tall. I think I heard that it might by the tallest building in Mostar now. The Croats also installed a large cross on the top of the hill overlooking the ...