Travel Blogs from Bihac
... had three days in Sarajevo. The first day we spent getting acquainted with the history of the place, firstly at the war museum, and then doing a walking tour of the old town. The war museum was pretty full on, displaying photos and exhibitions on the war. The walking tour took us to many of the historical sights of the town, and we saw the Sarajevo Roses (shell holes filled with resin to represent the blood spilled by the attacks). We also saw the bridge where Austrian leader ...
Along this final leg we reached the spot of the big falls, 250 in
height, a stunning sight. The first leg
was not crowded at all, mostly our group, meeting few people coming the
opposite way. The paths were for the
most part wooden plank walkways with not a whole lot of room for two way
traffic. The second leg was much more
crowded as the school kid field days were coming from the main parking area we
... by my already blistered feet and these only grew in both size and discomfort. By the evening they had extended to between my toes.
Doubt slowly creeped into our minds as we hiked northward as to how far we would need to walk and if our room would still be held for us by the time we got there. After sunstoke/heatstroke, dehydration and simple exhaustion had set in we found ourselves asking the advice of some very friendly locals ...
... message is generally tangible and accessible. Painting on a canvas ... sometimes its message is obvious to me, but many times I am oblivious to it. And modern art? Forget about it. I was really looking forward to going to the Ivan Mestrovic Sculpture gallery today, since he is known as one of Croatia's great artists. Plus, four years ago I never had the money nor the opportunity to tour the gallery, so all the ...
We did re-visit Plitvice Lakes (another item you must GOOGLE!!) as we had visited in 2006 and can not see enough of that amazing place – The Falling Lakes - in the Zadar region in Croatia. You will see by the photos below, it really is MAGICAL!! We went with Ivana & Igor, wonderful day trip!
We will be leaving tomorrow May 20 to fly to Germany and of course its always so hard to say good-bye but we can always say see you in TWO years!!