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The Parish of Medjugorje is situated in the southern part of Hercegovina, in today's state of Bosnia Hercegovina. In order for the reader to have a complete image of the situation, climate, irrigation and vegetation of Medjugorje, it is necessary to have a better look at the surrounding areas.
Hercegovina is situated between two regions: a mountainous region to the north and a coastal region to the south. The mountainous wall to the north holds back the ciculation of atmospheric masses from the Mediterranean, creating favourable climatic conditions for various vegetal cultivation in the area of Hercegovina.
Hercegovina covers an area of 9,948 square kilometres. It is bordered to the east by Montenegro, to the west by Bosnia, to the south and south east by southern Croatia and in one area forms part of the Adriatic coast. The main cultural and administrational centre is Mostar.