Hosteling International 1912. – 2012. – 100 years of the first hostel
IYHF 1932. – 2012. – 80 years of the International Youth Hostel Federation
Youth Hostel Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina 1952. – 2012. – 60 years of Youth Hostel Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Founder of youth tourism and hostels was German Richard Scherman (1874-1961). He launches idea that schools can be used as hostels for youth tourism during the summer holidays. In Altena was opened the first ordinary youth hostel in 1912. And the next year there were more than 30 hostels in Germany. This idea was extended through European Poland, Netherland, Switzerland, France, England and Scotland. In Amsterdam on 1932. was held the founding congress of the International Youth Hostel Federation.
In our region in Sarajevo on 1920. Was held the founding conference of Youth Hostel Association of Yugoslavia. The first summer camp was opened in 1923.
After the Second World War in 1952. was continued work at the foundation conference of Youth Hostel Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina. From 1968. our association (FSJ) become associated member, and from 1970. full member of IYHF (International Youth Hostel Federation)
SOON: Program of the marking jubilee in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Lovers of nature, mountains, clean air, winter sports and good company, and everyone looking for a good time is invited to visit Youth Hostel FERI at “Veliko polje” on mountain Igman, its doors now open and waiting to fulfill all Your wishes. This modern and beautiful building is a place where all Your vacation plans become reality in the best way possible. We guarantee a high quality of service, memorable moments and super rest and relaxation!
See You soon!
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Ferijalni savez BiH je i ove godine zajedno sa Osnovnom školom Vladisav Skarić iz Sarajeva, pokrenuo humanitarnu akciju prikupljanja pomoći za učenike-povratnike u Vlasenicu- RS -OŠ „Petar Petrović Njegoš“
||Thousands of young people, students, teachers and all other interested people had the chance to visit many citys, cultural and historical landmarks, natural, ecological, economical and touristic values acros Bosnia and Hercegovina...