Jams are Fun: Speed Traps and Bribes in Republika Srpska

Jams are Fun: Speed Traps and Bribes in Republika Srpska
After two fascinating days road-tripping through Bosnia with my buddy Ben, we were on our way out of Republika Srpska, within sight of the Croatian border. Leaving the little town of Vrbaška, the country road entered a sparsely populated area, and the car ahead of me slowed way down. Finally came the answer: “We can pay fine for you later today. And who would later be blogging to the whole world about just how corrupt the police force is in Vrbaška, Republika Srpska, Bosnia-Herzegovina, postal code 78400. When it comes to getting out of a jam, 50 euros is a hefty price to pay.