Final Impressions and Wrap Up

What an incredible place. Visiting Bosnia has been nothing short of an adventure. When I was telling Europeans where I was headed, I got many of the same reactions: “Bosnia?! Why would you want to go there?” This deeply saddened me. Yes, there was a war there, but that is ...

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Srebenica and Saliha

Lush green forests, a beautiful white house, and two women deep in conversation. It looks so peaceful and serene…which it was. However, it is hard for me to grasp the beauty of this photograph while also understanding the story behind it.   Saliha was one of the most amazing and inspiring people ...

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Srebenica and Saliha

Lush green forests, a beautiful white house, and two women deep in conversation. It looks so peaceful and serene…which it was. However, it is hard for me to grasp the beauty of this photograph while also understanding the story behind it.   Saliha was one of the most amazing and inspiring people ...

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Bosnia – first impressions

Since arriving in Bosnia, life has been an exciting and surreal whirlwind. Although we had seen pictures in class and heard stories from Ann, it was hard to envision what it would be like. One of my overall impressions is that this country is so beautiful and also has so ...

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