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Romeo and Juliet Bridge

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Misnomer

Ok, it's just a bridge. Not even the prettiest one in Sarajevo. What is important is that the first... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hrcaksmrcak
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Rijeka, Croatia
Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo

The bridge is named for the "Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo," who died during the 1990's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SavantIII_11
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Centerville, Ohio
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good22%
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2 days ago
“Misnomer”
2 weeks ago
“Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo”
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ok, it's just a bridge. Not even the prettiest one in Sarajevo. What is important is that the first two victims of the war - Suada Dilberovć and Olga Sučić were killed here. That is the story the tourists should hear. The whole Boško and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bridge is named for the "Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo," who died during the 1990's war. Several other people died as well on/near the bridge during the war.

Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The by now trite locks on the handrail. Otherwise just a bridge over a dirty brown river. WAlk over it, but nothing to see

Thank garlec
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The story is what is important here, perhaps not so important to see the actual bridge. Depends on how you feel about these things. The bridge itself is not beautiful, but the story of two young people who could not flee the evils of war/siege...More

1  Thank pyegirl
Reviewed 2 March 2016

A great view from the bridge - not to be missed on a visit to Sarajevo's center. A walking tour staple.

Thank BlueHenFlyer
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The poet was inspired by observing Juliet from a distance, they never met, she was aristocrat and he was a poor poet, the bridge is lovely and they offer boat rides down the river.

Thank sydette
Reviewed 5 March 2015

This bridge is crucial here in Sarajevo, not so much for its architectural beauty but because of its historical importance. I saw a documentary narrated that during the war in Sarajevo killing a pair of young lovers, who died embraced here because of Serbian troops...More

1  Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 26 February 2015

This bridge has a lot of history in the 1990s, but it's all sad. The bridge was the site of six deaths and only the first two are memorialized; however, the second two are the most famous. And the last two? Never mentioned. Walk to...More

2  Thank Saranger
Reviewed 25 February 2015

One of Sarajevo's bridges, known after sad events that took place there. First 2 victims of Bosnian war died on this bridge. After that, Bosko and Admira - two young lovers were killed near this bridge... They were called Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo. Lots...More

3  Thank lelujam
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Three events happened here, but sadly, only one is remembered: 1- the death of Suada Dilberović and Olga Sučić, first victims of the siege and conflict. A memorial is on the bridge. 2- the death, nearby, of Admira Ismic and Bosko Brkic, the Romeo and...More

1  Thank Kormin
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