BiH – BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA – Two Names One Rugged Country

Posted by Pat on May 27, 2012 in Travel |

25 May – Mostar and Sarajevo – Tito’s official birthday Left sunny Adriatic to enter the Dinaric Alps. Only 8 % of land is below 300′ as I weave through canyons amid mountain peaks between 2000-6000′. Every plot of flat land has a garden or grape vines. What a landscape in which to fight gorilla […]

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The Balkans

Posted by Pat on April 16, 2012 in Travel |

I graduated from Purdue University a history major. Yet, what I know of the Balkans could be counted on one hand 1) where it is 2) Tito lived there 3) Milošević was there 4) the Saracens, Mongols, Huns, Manichæans, Romans, Byzantines, Christian Crusades, Venetians, Ottoman Turks, Napoleon, Italians, Austrians, Hungarians, Nazis and Communists sacked and pillaged […]

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