BiH practice, know


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Identity Card:
  • Capital Sarajevo

  • People : 4622163 hab. (2011)

  • Constitution : Semi-Direct Democracy

  • Language : Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian

  • Religion : Islam, Christianity

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for a tourist stay of less than three months in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    • Passport No, national map of sufficient identity to a European national.

      Silver
      • Currency convertible Mark (BAM)

      • Currency rates : 1 EUR = 1.95 KM

      • Change : Consider your marks change back in euros before leaving BiH, since you probably can not change elsewhere .

      • Payment Cards We find distributors in all cities. Paying by credit card is not very common in Bosnia, still have realistic some liquid on you.

      • Budget stay 1 Week 300-700 Euro

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than € 8 / person
          Average : 8-15 € / person
          Premium . more than 30 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 15 € / night (dorm bed)
            Average : 20-40 € / night
            Premium : more than 80 € / night

            Transportation

            How to get there?

            • By Air: There are no direct flights between France and Bosnia-Herzegovina. It usually stopover in London, Frankfurt, Prague and Zagreb. Allow 4 to 5 hours of flight to reach Sarajavo from Paris. Air France offers several weekly flights Paris-Sarajevo, with a stopover in Zagreb. The Slovenian company ADRIA Airlines also offers several flights per week Paris-Sarajevo with a stop in Ljubljana. A return flight Paris-Sarajevo costs around 250 euros.

            • By train: There are train connections with neighboring countries, namely: Zagreb, Croatia, Budapest, Hungary, and Belgrade, Serbia.

            • By bus: It is otherwise also possible to come to Bosnia by bus from Zagreb, Split, Dubrovnik, Belgrade, Ljubljana (Slovenia), Kotor (Montenegro).

              On site:

              • Car : Roads in poor condition, be careful .

              • Bus The bus network is dense and is run by several small private companies .

              • train Trains are infrequent and slow, the main lines are: Mostar-Sarajevo

              • Tuzla-Banja Luka and Sarajevo-Banja Luka.

                Health
                • Vaccinations No mandatory vaccine .

                • Tips : It is rather advisable to drink bottled water .

                  Security
                  • Mines: The biggest threat at the moment in Bosnia and Herzegovina are the mines, it is estimated that left more than 5 million. In rural areas it is strongly advised not to deviate from the roads and paths.

                    Seasons
                    • Climate : Mediterranean climate on the coast, continental inland .

                    • Average temperatures 25 & deg; C in summer and 0 & deg; C in winter .

                    • Best time to reach The winters are rigorous enough, expect sunny days to enjoy your trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina .

                      Daily life: