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Do you have any recommendations regarding mobile phones? Did you keep your home-country plan or use a local provider?

We use a local provider. - Dec 25, 2017
You should bring an unlocked phone to post. Prepaid simcards from BH Telecom are available at their stores in the Super Konzum and any of the downtown stores. Very inexpensive. - Sep 26, 2017
We used a local provider. - Feb 6, 2017
There's one company.... use it. - May 26, 2016
Easy and cheap plans through the Embassy. Bring your own unlocked smartphone. - Aug 19, 2014
BHT Telecom is the biggest provider. - Aug 17, 2011
I had mine through the embassy. Mostly people do prepaid. - May 31, 2011
There are a few carriers people use here. - May 18, 2010
The embassy provides its employees with a cell phone. Everyone else tends to have pre-paid phone cards for theirs. - Jun 19, 2009
You can easily buy a cellphone in Sarajevo. Cell phones from the U.S. could be "fixed" to work here, but it's not recommended because they use a different frequency here in Bosnia and the hardware ends up failing. Pay as you go cards are available. - Mar 18, 2009
Have one, pre-paid cards are everywhere. - Dec 17, 2008