Tuzla

The only salt lakes in Europe.

Tuzla is a city located in northeast Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is the administrative center of the Tuzla Canton and the Tuzla Municipality.

The city is situated on the banks of the River Spreča and the Sava River. It is well known for its coal mining and steel industry.

The first written mention of Tuzla dates from the 15th century. The name is derived from the word "tuzla", which means "a place where salt is produced".

Tuzla is an important economic center in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the region. The city is home to several universities, including the University of Tuzla, the Tuzla Polytechnic, and the Arts Academy. It is also the home of the Tuzla Canton government.

Average temperatures during the day in Tuzla.

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The Balkans region is located in southeastern Europe and comprises several countries. These include Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo and North Macedonia.
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