Essay About Traveling

Did you know in 2010 lonely planet's “Best in Travel” nominated Sarajevo for the top ten cities to visit that year? Bosnia is a very strict and unsafe country because there are attackers that will strike at any moment. Bosnia was once part of Yugoslavia until a war broke out and everything changed. Bosnia has a population of over 3 million people. It’s a very diverse country, most of the people are Bosnian and the second most is Serbian. Bosnia is located in southeastern Europe which means it’s at the edge because it borders the Adriatic Sea. Bosnia’s government type is a parliamentary republic. Overall it’s a beautiful country and the people are friendly. “The travelers see what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.”- Gilbert K Chesterton.

Bosnia is a very strict and unsafe country because there are attackers that will strike at any moment. Bosnia was once part of Yugoslavia until a war broke out and everything changed. The war was for their independence, and it was the beginning of their ethnic cleansings. Serbian forces accompanied by Bosnian and Serbs attempted to ethnically cleanse the territory of the Bosniaks. The war broke out in 1992 under a man named Radovan Karadzic. Many different ethnic groups and religious groups had resided as one for 40 years but this changed when the country began to collapse during the fall of communism in the early 1990s.

In the last census taken Bosnia has an estimated population of over 3 million people. In Bosnia, the people's nationalities are Bosnians and Herzegovinians. Bosnian is the most common language in Bosnia. Bosniaks and Serbs are the biggest ethnic groups in the country. The two biggest religions are Muslims and Orthodox. There is 8.7 percent out of every 1000 people. And 10.1 out of 1000 death rates. The people in Bosnia have rules for communication, you have to look people in the eye. You cant go to a person and stall, you have to get straight to the point. They all follow the same rule because the country is very strict and you can't do much for safety reasons.

Bosnia is located in southeastern Europe which means it’s at the edge because it borders the Adriatic Sea. Bosnia is located in the western Balkan Peninsula of Europe. The larger region of Bosnia occupies the northern and central parts of the country. Herzegovina occupies the south and southwest. Borders Slovenia to northwest Croatia to the north and Serbia and Montenegro to the south and north. Bosnia is a very hilly country. Bosnia is shaped like a small triangle. The land area is 19,747 square miles. Dinaric Alps that cover area also extends southward into Serbia and Montenegro. Bosnia and Herzegovina is a very hilly country with the Dinaric Alps dominating the landscape...

Bosnia’s government type is a parliamentary republic. The capital of Bosnia in Sarajevo. The time difference is 6 hours ahead in standard time. They have a legislative, judicial, executive branch of government as we do. The government in Bosnia is running like ours but without the communist party. The there general election date is October 12th. Since the end of the war, political allegiance has been usually based on ethnic identity. Bosnia has the record of the world's most complicated government. There are three presidents for each race but for one country.

The economy relies heavily on the export of metals, energy, textiles, and furniture as well as on remittances and foreign aid. In agriculture, 18 percent of people work in this field 30 percent of the people work in the industry and 50 percent of the people work in service. The economy is among the least competitive in the region. An additional blow to the economy was the devastating floods in May, which inflicted damages of €2bn about 15% of the country’s GDP. The doctors make the same amount of money as the janitors/custodians. And since the country is so strict nobody can make enough money to be considered wealthy. Everybody is basically the same.

In conclusion, Bosnia is a very unsafe country but, it got nominated in the top ten cities to visit in the year of 2010. The war was for Bosnia to claim their independence as their own country. It is a very diverse country, it has over 3 million people most of the people are Bosnian and the second most are Serbian. Bosnia is located in southeastern Europe and borders the Adriatic Sea. Bosnia’s government type is a parliamentary republic. Bosnia is a country you should go visit because it’s a very beautiful country. Overall the country is a beautiful country and the people are friendly.