Široki BrijegŠiroki Brijeg, (Croatian for wide hill), sometimes known as Široki Brig or by the local inhabitants simply as Široki, is a town on the river Lištica in northern Herzegovina, in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
GeographyThe town is at 270 above sea level and is in Low Herzegovina, while a huge portion of the surrounding countryside is mountainous and is in High Herzegovina.
- From Mostar, 20-25 km.
- From Međugorje, 42 km
- From the Adriatic coast and the city of Ploče, 88 km.
- From the Adriatic coast and the city of Split, 119 km.
Italian fortResidue of the Italian fort built during world war two above the hill.
Franciscan church and monastery
Holy family insitute
NK Široki BrijegThe local football (soccer) club. The town holds a memorial football tournament each year in honour of Gojko Šušak, the former Croatian defence minister, a naturalised Canadian citizen, and town native.
HKK ŠirokiThe local basketball club.
Dani Filmafilm festival.
Dvijei topolephone: +387 39 704 240address: Fra Didaka Buntića bb
Barriqueaddress: Trnska cesta bb
Galerijaaddress: Stjepana Radića
Mexxaddress: Stjepana Radića
Mozartaddress: Trg Ante Starčevića
Passageaddress: Trnska cesta bb
Big Benaddress: Stjepana Radića
Saloonaddress: Stjepana Radića
James Deanaddress: fra Didaka Buntića
phone: +387 39 700 500address: Trg Ante Starčevića 4