Bosnia & Herzegovina

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina is gorgeous country of the South-Eastern Europe, on the Balkan Peninsula, divided into two entities : The Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Republika Srpska.

The population of Bosnia and Herzegovina was estimated at 4,7 million in 2009. Forty percent of the Bosnian people are Muslim, just over thirty percent belong to the Orthodox Church and around fifteen percent are Roman Catholic.

One of unique cultural spots of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bosnia & Herzegovina2surrounding Balkan countries are surely stećci /tomb stones, plural of stećak/, horizontal slabs pseudo-sarcophagi and upright standing slabs and crosses.

To find out more contact:

Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina
5 Beale Crescent
Deakin ACT 2600
+61 2 6232 4646
http://www.bih.org.au

Source:
http://www.panacomp.net/bosnia_and_herzegovina

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