Sarajevo - Post Report Question and Answers

If you move here, you can leave behind your:

Preconceived ideas about this being living in Western Europe. This is the former Yugoslavia, NOT France or Germany. - Dec 2017


Expectations of community. - Sep 2017


Extra furniture. Houses are small and the General Services Office (GSO) will not take back furniture from your home. - May 2016


Respect for rules of the road. Aggressive driving and parking anywhere you wish are norms. - Aug 2014


Nothing but your need for a smoke-free restaurant (smoking is the national pastime). - Nov 2012


sense of fairness (Bosnia is a very "me-first" society) and your outrage over seeing locals drive like boneheads, park absolutely anywhere, and stop their cars in the middle of the street for no reason. - Aug 2011


ideas about non-smoking restaurants/bars. - May 2011


religious stereotypes and intolerance. This is a welcoming and vibrant city. - May 2010


taste for McDonald's and your outrage over the crazy parking. - Jun 2009


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