Guidebook Updates for Bosnia-Herzegovina

When we learn of critical changes to the information in our guidebooks on Bosnia-Herzegovina, we post them here. (Of course, it's still smart to reconfirm critical transportation and sightseeing details locally.) Armed with a Rick Steves guidebook and these late-breaking updates, you're set for a great trip!

Mostar & nearby

For books printed before July 2018, the following may apply:

Sarajevo

For books printed before July 2018, the following may apply:

  • On many summer nights, the water is shut off in a large part of the Old Town (from around 23:00 until 6:00) because the city's aging water system can't handle the strain. To compensate, most hotels put big jugs of water in their bathrooms. Travelers should ask their hotelier upon arrival whether the water will be shut off during their stay.