Bosnia and Herzegovina is located in the hearth of Southeast Europe. This heart-shaped country has always been on the crossroads between the eastern and the western civilizations, culture and influences. The northern and the central part of the country is called Bosnia, whereas the southern part is Herzegovina. Geographically and culturally, Bosnia and Herzegovina is a stunningly beautiful country with an endless array of natural landscapes, cultures and traditions.
Sarajevo or Sheher, as it used to be called is located in the heart of the Balkan, so it is an ideal starting point for those who want to visit this region. Due to the strategic and geografical position of the city, Sarajevo was occupied by many rulers: the Ottomans, the Austro-Hungarian empire and the Germans during the World War II. Sarajevo is popularly called the European Jerusalem. Today, in its new-old attire, it welcomes every well-meaning traveler and is a real treat for both the eyes and the soul of all who wish to visit Sarajevo.