We decided to check out Vjetrenica (“Wind Cave”) in Herzegovina, and it was, well, windy.
It’s not ritzy. And that’s the point.
In the old Yugoslavia, one place was feared more than any other. Today it is a tourist attraction and a reminder of a nearly forgotten era.
“We came here to work,” I told my pastor. “That’s why we’re here.” Even though work is the main thing, it shouldn’t be the only thing. This is a lesson too many of us have to learn the hard way, no matter where we reside.
When I bought my last phone, I did very little research. I had heard that Apple had just launched a new model called the iPhone SE, and I knew it was for me. See, the iPhone 5 had been my first real smart phone, and I loved it. So when it finally began to slow […]
Where’s Sarajevo? That was going through my head one day in 2003 when someone told me I should go there. Our organization was sending young recent graduates there to work with young people. Go, work, live, play, he said, and it will be the best experience of your life. So I went. And I fell […]
The world is vast. It’s huge. It’s fascinating. And most of us will only see a tiny portion of it before we die. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have the time or the means to travel extensively, and therefore we don’t get to see much of what goes on outside of our little corner of […]