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Adventures, World Peace - Part 1

Bosnia, Part 6: Bata (3 of 3)

September 16, 2016,

La version française est en cours de traduction. Merci de votre patience.  After the waterfalls, the pace eases a little. He remains a torrent of information and personal stories but he includes sites and topics that are not directly related to the war.

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Adventures, World Peace - Part 1

Bosnia, Part 5: Bata (2 of 3)

September 14, 2016,

La version française est en cours de traduction. Merci de votre patience.  Our introduction into the harsh reality of Mostar is immediate. I might even call it abrupt! The highway we used so innocently the day before, turns out to mark a division between two territories. East for Bosniaks, West for Croats. Bata took the time

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Adventures, World Peace - Part 1

Bosnia, Part 4: Bata (1 of 3)

September 9, 2016,

La version française est en cours de traduction. Merci de votre patience.  As I am sitting there, enjoying my conversation with a dozen of Majda’s Youth Hostel guests, I am reminded of my trip around the world when I too was 20. Suddenly I hear a loud gregarious voice outside

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Adventures, World Peace - Part 1

Bosnia, Part 3: Majda

September 8, 2016,

La version française est en cours de traduction. Merci de votre patience. I’m sitting on a patio, in the midst of beautiful flowers, having great conversations with a group of 30 year olds while enjoying a delicious breakfast. I am in awe: I AM IN MOSTAR! On April 25 my friend

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Adventures, World Peace - Part 1

Bosnia, Part 1: Understanding The Clues

September 2, 2016,

La version française est en cours de traduction. Merci de votre patience.  This morning, we just crossed the border from Croatia into Bosnia. Things are different here. I notice abandoned houses here and there. Churches too. When I am traveling, I’m always looking for cues, trying to understand what happened AND what’s going on now. Really going on now,