Herceg Etno selo Medjugorje
Travel Blogs from Medjugorje
... The shape of the arch is the result of numerous irregularities produced by the deformation of the intrados (the inner line of the arch). The most accurate description would be that it is a circle of which the centre is depressed in relation to the string course.Instead ...
Woke up early to begin our road trip. First stop was Kravica Waterfalls in Bosnia, they were amazing, and the water was blue and everything else was green. After this we drove to Mostar, the centre of the Bosnian war, we walked through Mostar to the Old Bridge, which had been destroyed more than once and rebuilt. Rob decided to jump off the bridge (25 metres) to the river below (this decision would later alter the days events), after Mostar ...
... remain derelict and unoccupied, bearing witness to the vicious war. We descended on steep, crowded, cobble stoned streets to another Old Town, where we heard rushing streams, shopkeepers advertising their wares, church bells chiming the time and the call to prayer from the mosques. The Old Bridge, spanning the Neretva River was incredibly photogenic, particularly when Speedo-clad young men dived (for a price) ...
... like his own.
And another thing, enough of Americans being judged as the most culturally ignorant, xenophobic, and racist of all nations; we find everywhere we go in Europe so much vocal prejudice against East Asia (China in particular). In my experience, only the occasionally resentful Vietnam & Korean War vets in America match such prejudice.
Anyway, Miran was very interesting to talk to and we wished to visit in a warmer month when more ...
... war when everyone was sent away and their houses destroyed, not to be rebuilt and given back till over ten years after the end of the war.
We were lucky enough to meet one of the three original residents of the town pre war who has now moved back since, and had a translated chat with him for a while which was interesting although sad. From here we went to the town walls where the views over the town ...
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