19 Haunting Pictures Of The Abandoned 1984 Winter Olympics Venues Sarajevo hosted the 1984 Winter Olympics but many of the venues were abandoned during the breakup of the former Yugoslavia. This is what remains.
Aerial view of Sarajevo. In 1885, Sarajevo was the first city in Europe and the 2nd city in the world to have an electric tram network running through the city, following San Francisco. In 1914, it was the site of the assassination of the Archduke of Austria that sparked WWI. 70 years later, it hosted the 1984 Winter Olympics. For nearly 4 years, from 1992-1996, the city suffered a siege of 1,425 days during the Bosnian War.