Right now, sitting in my room at the Sarajevo center hostel watching Ellie sorting photos on my laptop, I feel secure and happy. However, there were times during our ride to Sarajevo where this wasn’t the case. Bosnia, we’ve come to appreciate, poses several unwelcome challenges to cyclists. The first and most numerous of these is dogs. There are many dogs in Bosnia and most of them seem territorial, unhappy and aggressive. I suspect a few of them are also hungry.
Before anyone gets too concerned by this post I should point out that the dogs aren’t truly a threat, they’re just intimidating in large numbers. From what we’ve seen they’re not likely to bite if you stay calm and project a posture and air of confidence. But being approached by a pack of Continue reading Bosnia, mostly harmless?