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"They can fix anything" Top 5 Page for this destination Bosnia and Herzegovina Local Custom Tip by american_tourister

Bosnia and Herzegovina Local Customs: 32 reviews and 21 photos

  What do you mean duct tape is no good?
by american_tourister

During the war and almost ever since, it has been difficult for the Bosnians to purchase many hard goods. Because of the shortages during the war and the terrible economy since, the Bosnians have become masters at improvisation.

They don't throw away anything, they repair it. They fix their own cars, plumbing, heaters, wagons, and appliances. They are as resilient as Cubans when it comes to this.

The problem is that repaired is not always "as good as new". This leads to some errors and sadly, some accidents.

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  • Updated Mar 2, 2003
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