Downtown Čapljina

The Downtown Čapljina area of  Bosnia-Herzegovina doesn’t have much in the way of nightlife, but it is a beautiful place to be around sunset. The local gelato place is very good.

Mostar Minaret

This is the Koskin-Mehmed Pasha’s Mosque in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina. It is located along the beautiful Neretva River in the historic and picturesque downtown area, not far from the Stari Most Bridge.

Gated Flower

I found this beautiful flower peaking through the a gate’s ornate iron work in the small town of Čaplijina, Bosnia-Herzegovina. I love walking around on the back roads of small towns in foreign countries. I find that this tends to be the best way to experience life the way locals do. 

Bosnian Tracks

I took this picture in the Bosnia-Herzegovina countryside just outside of the small city of Čapljina. I’m not sure if trains still run on this old bridge, but the other bridge on the right side of the image is used by locals as a diving board. It is an exhilarating 20’+ plunge into the river below. That…

Čapljina Weed

Botany isn’t my area of expertise so only take this title with a grain of salt. I believe this to be a weed. I found it growing in a grave yard in Čapljina, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Beauty can be found in the most unexpected places sometimes.

Bosnian Countryside

This is a small strip of land in Bosnia-Herzegovina that touches the Adriatic Sea. The agricultural plane was squeezed in between the mountains, making for a beautiful site on all sides.

Damselfly

Often mistaken for a dragonfly, this is in fact a damselfly. I found a bush full of these insects while walking along a canal in the rural countryside near Čapljina, Bosnia-Herzegovina. They usually keep their wings along the sides of their body while landed, but in this bush they were slowly pulsing their wings. I think…