About Herzegovina > Sarajevo
Capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina and its urban, cultural, economic and trafficable headquarter! Sarajevo is also a headquarter of the largest educational institution in Bosnia and Herzegovina – University of Sarajevo, ranked as one of the largest university centers in the entire region of Southeast Europe. With several and diverse national and city houses, museums and cultural institutions, Sarajevo has gained importance in a cultural sense of the European continent. Sarajevo has hosted series of cultural festivals of international character, among which are: Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF), Sarajevo Jazz Festival, a summer cultural festival "Baščaršijska Night," Theater Festival production of new "MESS", "Sarajevo Winter", and various other. Urban picture is characterized by numerous sacral buildings, mosques from the Ottoman period, Orthodox, Catholic and Evangelistic churches, synagogues and other cultural and historical monuments.