Surface area: 51,197 km2
Time zone: GMT + 1 (during summer)
Population: Over 3.800.000
Coast line: 20 km
Climate: The Adriatic has a typical Mediterranean climate with hot dry summers and mild winters that is inherited in the area close to the sea. Inland is a typical continental and seldom alpine climate/
Religions: Islam, Orthodox and Catholic
Official language and alphabet: Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian language. Cyrilic Alphabet
Political system: International Protectorate
Monetary unit: Convertible Mark
International telephone code: ++387
Pets: Allowed, is better to have a vaccination record and veterinary certificate.
Customs formalities: Expensive professional and technical equipment should be declared at the border crossing.
Traveling documents: To enter Bosnia you need a valid passport depending on international agreement between the countries.
Visa: If required, please check with the nearest Bosnian Consulate or Embassy
Currency: Foreign currency can be changed at Banks, Exchange Offices, Post Offices, Tourist agencies, hotels etc. All major cards (American Express, Visa, Euro/MasterCard, Diners) are accepted for a wide range of services.
Medical services: Medical care for foreigners can be provided at hospitals and clinics in all major cities in Bosnia.
Drivers: Valid documents for themselves and for the vehicle, as well as the green insurance card.
Rent-a-Car & Taxi: Cars and Taxi can be rented at the airport, in towns and in all major tourist centers.
Cellular phone range: Communication by cellular phone is possible throughout Bosnia
Postal services: Postage stamps are sold at post offices, hotel receptions and newspaper stands. FedEx, EMS and DHL air-express carrier services are also available. For international calls, besides using hotel and post office services, phone cards (for sale in all post offices) are used in all public phone booths.