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Baščaršija Nights

On 1 July every year, the performance by Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra marks the beginning of Baščaršija Nights. This traditional cultural...

Bosnian Design for Your Presents

It’s time for presents! To choose the right gift from Sarajevo, we recommend few shops where you are sure to...

Cabaret Performance “Forbidden Fairytales”

This cabaret play follows the adventures of the Little Red Riding Hood who decides to leave the tale and write...

Christmas in Sarajevo

Maybe Christmas isn’t an ideal time for travel as most people tend to spend it with their families, but if...

Concert: Band Divanhana

Divanhana performs traditional music in new arrangements created under the influence of jazz, pop and the 20th century classical music.  Divanhana’s...

Concert: Fado is sevdah

“Fado is sevdah” (fado, sevdah – music genres) is a concert by Maja Milinković, a Bosnian-Herzegovinian artist with Portuguese address....

Concert: Perpetuum Mobile Band

Perpetuum Mobile Band from Subotica will open Somersby Bridge week of events at bridge Skenderija. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1buFT7o_Pw

Concert: Plavi orkestar in Sarajevo

As part of the Everblue Live 2017 tour, one of the most popular bands from former Yugoslavia, the Sarajevo band...

Concert: Plavi orkestar in Sarajevo

As part of the Everblue Live 2017 tour, one of the most popular bands from former Yugoslavia, the Sarajevo band...

Cuisine of My Country

Bosnia and Herzegovina is a diverse country through and through. Its very history indicates that it has always been a...

Different Views of the City

During the summer months, all those who wish to enjoy panoramic views of Sarajevo can take the City Bus. A...

DJ Mahmut Orhan

Mahmut Orhan, a Turkish DJ and producer is performing in Sarajevo for the first time. He will introduce his music,...

Enis Čišić Exhibition

On Thursday, 27th July, there will be an exhibition and the interview with Enis Čišić, currently one of the most...

Honorary Heart of Sarajevo

This year, the “Honorary Heart of Sarajevo”, the Sarajevo Film Festival Award for outstanding contribution to film art, will be presented to the legendary actor and comedian John Cleese and the multiple Academy Award winner Oliver Stone.

John Cleese Receives the Honorary Heart of Sarajevo

World's living legend of comedy John Cleese received the Honorary Heart of Sarajevo Award for his extraordinary contribution to the art of film at the 23rd edition of Sarajevo Film Festival.

Join us on locations where cult BiH films were shot

Historically, Sarajevo has earned the title “City of Films”. Coming up to 23rd edition of Sarajevo Film Festival, we look back at the “Sarajevo Frame”, a project which helped restore the locations were some of the cult BiH movies were filmed.

Locals Recommend: Best Bosnian Coffee Places

Coffee holds a special place in the life of the city; it is drunk with pleasure or not at all....

Locals Recommend: Best Burek in Town

  There’s one thing you need to know: Burek is the “King” of all local pies. Burek, one of the most...

Locals Recommend: Best Ćevapi in Sarajevo

You probably already know that everyone who comes to Sarajevo must try ćevapi, the most popular local dish made from...

Locals Recommend: Best Farmers’ Markets in Town

Every city has a fresh local produce market, an enclosed or open space where everyone goes to shop for food....

Locals Recommend: Best New Year’s Eve Party in Sarajevo

Festive atmosphere is all around the city and the streets are shiny and decorated in anticipation of the New Year....

Locals Recommend: Best Scenic Views of the City

Almost the entire city of Sarajevo can be seen from many of the surrounding hills and numerous vantage points located...

Locals Recommend: Best Souvenirs to take with you

It is always nice to have a souvenir from every place we visit, something to remind us of the fun...

Locals Recommend: What to do at Weekends

  Locals Recommend: What to do at Weekends   Sarajevo offers many possibilities to make the best out of your weekend, possibilities for...

Locals Recommend: What to do on Weekdays in Sarajevo

You are in Sarajevo during the working week and wondering what to do with your free time? Well, wonder no...

Locals Recommend: Where to Find the Best Traditional Dishes

Bosnian cuisine is a mixture of oriental, Mediterranean and Central European culinary traditions which makes it ideal for all gourmands...

Magnificent City Hall

The rule of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy in Bosnia and Herzegovina will always be remembered for wonderful architectural structures constructed at...

Mersad Berber Exhibition in the City Hall

The first posthumous retrospective exhibition of the Bosnian-Herzegovinian art giant Mersad Berber will be opened in specially customized halls of...

Mixer House Sarajevo is Opening Tomorrow

The Mixer Festival in Belgrade was created in 2009 and grew dramatically within the first year bringing together more than 1,000 various profile performers and 40,000 visitors.

National Geographic Travel Lists Sarajevo as one of the Top 3 European Destinations to...

National Geographic Travel, the largest tourist magazine in the world, included Sarajevo together with Budapest and Zagreb on the list...

New Website of the Canton Sarajevo Tourism Association: Coming to Sarajevo is always a...

Visit Sarajevo – Today, the Canton Sarajevo Tourism Association presented the new visual identity and website www.visitsarajevo.ba. The website is intended...

New Year’s Eve 2018 – Services information

Due to New Years Eve celebrations in Sarajevo taking place at the plateau outside Sarajevo City Center, the traffic will...

Old crafts

If you are looking for a proper and full experience of Sarajevo and the Baščaršija Old Town, a stroll down...

Photography Exhibition by Milomir Kovačević – Strašni: Wartime Sarajevo in a Different Way

At the beginning of 1992, famous BiH photographer Milomir Kovačević-Strašni managed to record the tragedy of war in Bosnia and Herzegovina by producing images of life from within the besieged city. Unlike his colleagues who concentrated on death and chaos, Milomir showed life and resistance of Sarajevans during the most difficult times in our city.

Pop-up concerts held at three locations in Sarajevo

Music is an indispensable part of every film, and in order to take home the true film story from Sarajevo during the Sarajevo Film Festival, City Administration and the Association of Composers and Musicologists of Bosnia and Herzegovina will organize pop-up concerts of classic music.

Protected landscape “Bijambare”

Forty kilometers north of Sarajevo lies a true gem, protected by law natural area of Bijambare, a favourite destination of...

Sarajevo – European Sport City

It has been 34 years since the Winter Olympic Games in B&H, in former Yugoslavia, took place, but people’s memories...

Sarajevo – The European Jerusalem

The Bosnian and Herzegovinian capital, the city of the great monotheistic religions, is surely one of the rare capitals in...

Sarajevo City Sightseeing

City Sightseeing tourist buses are easy to spot in town because they are strikingly red. They tour around downtown Sarajevo...

Sarajevo Coppersmiths – Masters of an Old Craft

Walking down the streets of Baščaršija, you will get to a turning point, and Sebilj will arise on your left....

Sarajevo Photographers: Alen Makota

Alen Makota is Sarajevan living in Düsseldorf.   He started experimenting with photography in 2014, he is a self-taught photographer and a...

Sarajevo Photographers: Almedin Handanović Gorštak

Almedin Handanović Gorštak was born in Sanski Most but lives and works in Sarajevo. Initially just a hobby, photography is...

Sarajevo Photographers: Emir Džanan

Emir Džanan is a professional cameraman from Sarajevo. For the last 15 years he has been working on documentary projects...

Sarajevo Photographers: Ernis Džekman

Ernis Džekman was born and raised in Sarajevo. Photography is his hobby which he enjoys as much as he does his...

Sarajevo Photographers: Haris Zoranić

Haris Zoranić was born in 1992 in Novi Pazar. He currently lives and works in Sarajevo. Haris says he was...

Sarajevo Photographers: Merima Mulić

Merima Mulić was born in Bihać but has lived in Sarajevo for the past 14 years. She is a professional...

Sarajevo Photographers: Midhat Mujkić

Midhat Mido Mujkić is a photographer, cameraman and editor who lives and works in Sarajevo. Although he says he rarely...

Sarajevo Photographers: Mirza Hodžić

Mirza Hodžić loves mountains and photography.   Driven by his motto – “whenever you find an interesting place, take a photo” he...

Sarajevo Photographers: Muhamed Osmanagić

Muhamed Osmanagić started exploring Sarajevo with his camera some three years ago. Photography helps him learn new things about himself,...

Sarajevo Photographers: Tarik Jesenković

Tarik Jesenković was born in Sarajevo, in 1967. He graduated from the Secondary School of Applied Arts in Sarajevo, Department...