0 Likes

Vijecnica By The River in Cloudy Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

The panorama is taken over a 16th century Ottoman built bridge over the Miljacka river. One side faces the recently reconstructed National and University Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina (NULBIH, Vijecnica), which was designed during the Austro-Hungarian period more than a century ago. It was destroyed in 1992 by the Serb nationalists. 155 000 rare books and manuscripts were irreversibly destroyed during the shellings. The "old lady" looks great now. On the opposite side of the bridge one can see "Inat Kuća" (translated as "The Spite House") - a traditional Bosnian restaurant and many mosques around the view.

Copyright: Branimir Minkov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Hochgeladen: 20/01/2014
Aktualisiert: 09/10/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: mosque; house; river; bridge; rain; cloud; tree; water; moody; restaurant; cars; parking
comments powered by Disqus

Paul Linden
The Vijećnica, the National Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina Council Chamber
Paul Linden
The Vijećnica, the National Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dome
Paul Linden
The Vijećnica, the National Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina banquet hall
Paul Linden
Vijecnica, the National Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina Gallery
Paul Linden
Die Vijećnica, Nationalbibliothek Bosnien und Herzegowina Treppe
Thomas K Sharpless
Coppersmiths' Alley
Thomas K Sharpless
Sarajevo Bazaar
Thomas K Sharpless
A Quiet Square in Sarajevo
Nermin CALUK
Zuta tabija - Sarajevo sunset
Nermin CALUK
Zuta tabija - Bentbasa
Nermin CALUK
Zuta tabija - stairs
Nermin CALUK
Bijela Tabija East
EdouardAS
Sommet du Stromboli
Flemming V. Larsen
Sculpture by the Sea - by Hugh Ramage
EdouardAS
Volcano Summit
erwan-boisecq
Port Navalo, entrée du Golfe
erwan-boisecq
Le port du BONO par www.golfe360.com
Daniel Oi
University of Glasgow, Undercroft
Milos Pec
Burroughs Mountain, WA, USA
Jakub Hruska
Aboard Norröna
Flemming V. Larsen
Sculpture by the Sea - by Jörg-Werner Schmidt
Alexander Saranchuk
Crossroad bl. Shevchenko - Pushkinskaya st. - Premier Palace Hotel - Kiev - Ukraine
Thomas Bredenfeld
Suworow Monument and Devil's Bridge on the Gotthard route in Switzerland
Mark Schuster
Golestan Palace - Iran - Tehran [3]
Branimir Minkov
Central church in Parga - Agios Nikolaos
Branimir Minkov
Vijecnica By The River in Cloudy Sarajevo
Branimir Minkov
Xcaret at Seat Trek
Branimir Minkov
Archaeological site near Nikopolis
Branimir Minkov
"Bdintsi" square in Vidin
Branimir Minkov
[Aleko Ski Zone] On The Blue Ski Piste
Branimir Minkov
Asen's Fortress
Branimir Minkov
Old School at village Ivanovci
Branimir Minkov
Vartop village square near Vidin
Branimir Minkov
Hilltop View to the Mouse Island and Vlacheraina monastery
Branimir Minkov
National Bank building in Preveza
Branimir Minkov
Downhill in the streets of Parga
More About Europe

Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights. In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. Text by Steve Smith.