Subject: 'Balkans addresses'
Posted by Stevie on: Thursday, March 29, 2007 at 11:27 PM PST
At the end of many addresses in Bosnia & Hercegovina (and other parts of the Balkans) you will see the letters 'bb' after the street name instead of a number. This is an abbreviation for 'bez broja' and means, 'without a number'.
Subject: 'Bosnia and Herzegovina'
Posted by Guest on: Monday, November 21, 2005 at 05:07 PM PST
A country in the western Balkans with an estimated population of 3-4 million people. The country is the homeland of its three constitutional peoples: Bosniaks, Croats, and Serbs, and is famous for its cultural and religious diversity. A citizen of Bosnia and Herzegovina, regardless of ethnicity, is usually identified as a Bosnian. Sarajevo is the capital & largest city. It gained its independence from Yugoslavia in 1992.