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Until Austro-Hungarian occupation, Banja Luka was a spitting image of a typical Muslim-Balkan type of town. Austro-Hungarian occupation brought noticeable changes, because many old buildings were removed, in order to make space for constructing the new ones. Todays Banja Luka, spreads over both banks of the Vrbas River, is the second biggest town in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The orthodox church of St. Ciril and Method is situated in the very heart of the town, a must see when visiting Banja Luka.
Thanks to VT member Traveeel, who lives in Banja Luka, I've learned it is not the church St. Ciril and Method, the name of the church is "Svete Trojice", the Holy Trinity.
Kneževo is small village nearby the town of Banja Luka in Bosnia. I was there this November of 2004 for a business trip. It was very cold but clear day after snowing.
Hand-made spinning wool is an very old tradition in Bosnia. Unfortunately, this kind of handicraft barely can be seen in... more travel advice
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