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Address: Pocitelj - old town, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Back in Time!

One of those small towns that takes you way back in time and with your feet planted.......you know you're in the real Bosnia. Over 1,000 years old, this small stone village gives... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Jasonand1978
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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70 reviews
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

One of those small towns that takes you way back in time and with your feet planted.......you know you're in the real Bosnia. Over 1,000 years old, this small stone village gives you a real feeling of history. Visitors are warmly welcomed here, but keep in mind you'll need a car or take a small local tour from Mostar. This... More 

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Cyprus
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131 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful medieval town a short drive away from Mostar worthwhile visiting. It is like traveling through time, one can see the old houses with their peculiar roofs made of flat stones and the city walls although not all of it is well kept.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

If you like a climb then this will keep you busy for a couple of hours. Interesting old place again worth spending time wandering around.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing atmosphere. Take a hike to the old tower and follow the windy paths to the Pasha platform for a great view. Super scenic site and well worth the time and effort to stop by. We spent an hour and a half there and enjoyed it a lot.

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Castle Cove, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Had a 30 min stop at Pocitelj on a day trip to Mostar from Dubrovnik. The small town has some great history and buildings including Turkish baths, mosque (cost of entrance EUR1.50), bell tower. There appears to be no effort at present to protect and preserve these lovely buildings and they desperately need some TLC to ensure they are able... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We went there with a tour. We didnt know the place. It was a great surprise. Beautiful place with nice views. Would recommend.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The town is not too great. We didnt even feel like stopping our car (was getting a bit late). But didnt feel so special. It is on your way to Mostar and thus can be a stop if you have alot of time.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Great place to stop by when you're in Herzegovina! Beautiful old muslim place! Very nice for walking and it has a spectacular view!

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Thank Gogo1505
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203 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is an old village near Mostar. You can take a half-day tour walking around. - There's a fortress on top and it has a great view looking down the surroundings. - You will see a great view either on top of the fortress or around the wall on the right. - Inn restaurant Han seems to be the historic... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Visited Pocitelj on the way to Mostar. A village built of stone, narrow street which leads up to the tower on the hill, where amazing views can be seen looking down onto the Neretva river and the village from above. There is a mosque to visit 1.5€,, not very big but worth a visit. There is a cafe at the... More 

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