St. NIkola church fresco, Saint Nicola church Niš, Serbian Ortodox church fresco

Religious objects in city of Niš Serbia

City of Niš is international city with very rich history. Main religion here is Ortodox Christian. And main of religious objects in Niš is Ortodox Cathedral. Beside main, there a few more that are here. With religion, come religious objects in Niš. They are from different time periods. Because that,...

Scull tower Serbia, Sculls of Serbian liberators, Scull monument

Must see monuments in city of Niš Serbia

What to see when you are in city of Niš Serbia? What are some must see monuments in city of Niš Serbia? Things that mark our this city and it’s history? What are city of Niš landmarks? I guess you are thinking of coming to Niš or you are here...

Felix Romuliana, Romans, ruins, Gamzigrad, Zaječar

Felix Romuliana (Gamzigrad)

 Felix Romuliana (Gamzigrad) today Another place where to find Roman traces in Serbia is UNESCO protected Roman complex named Felix Romuliana (Gamzigrad). Furthermore it represents residency of Emperor Galerius. In ancient city Romuliana. Named by founder of Emperor Caius Valerius Galerius Maximianus, in the late 3rd and early 4th century....

kladovo fort, fortress of kladovo, areal view of fetislam kladovo

Fetislam fortress near Kladovo Eastern Serbia

Ancient Ottoman or Turkish name for town Kladovo was Fetislam. This fortress was built for keeping peace and protection of their borders in that time. Name was given after Turkish words Feht-ul-islam, which means gates of peace, or protector of faith. Also it’s purpose was to be foundation camp for...

milanovac, donji milanovac, milanovac djerdap, lower milanovac serbia at night

Donji Milanovac eastern Serbia

About Donji Milanovac Serbia Donji Milanovac is small place in Bor county, in Majdanpek town. Certainly, it is not one of biggest places. More than 3000 citizens are living here today. As also in the surrounding area, here can be found very old traces of humanity and human origins from...

Emperor Trajans bridge in Djerdap Eastern Serbia, Trajans bridge near Kladovo Serbia, Trajan's bridge

Bridge of Emperor Trajan in Djerdap Eastern Serbia

Emperor Trajan’s bridge Emperor Trajan’s bridge. Or Via Traiana. Once, there was one of greatest achievements of all time. Among other things, ancient bridge built in time of Emperor Trajan is located also here. Near Kladovo, connecting it with today’s Turn Severin town in Romania. Reason for doing so grandiose...

Rgotsko lake eastern Serbia, Easter Serbia lake, Rgotsko lake near Zaječar

Rgotsko lake in Eastern Serbia

Rgotsko lake, pearl of Eastern Serbia Rgotsko lake, in Rgota village, near Zaječar. It is located on about 10 kilometar from Zajećar, and 110km from city of Niš. It is in the same time one of favorite picnic and weekend places of Zaječar region people. With more than a thousand...

Diana fortress near Kladovo Serbia

Diana fortress in eastern Serbia

Diana fortress story dates from time of Roman Emperor Traian in first century. Firstly it was conquered and ruined in 5th century. After that it was rebuilt. It took it’s final shape in VI century, before Slav tribes invading. It was finally destroyed in sixth century. Till than it’s purpose...

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