View from the castle 1999 - Chateau Nebojsa

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Nebojsa Tower was built in the 15th century by the Hungarians on the ruins of a Roman tower of the first AD century. In fact it was from advanced fortress, after being out of basic defensive walls of the fortress of Belgrade, is the name Nebojsa, which in Serbian means fearless-fearless. In the history of it was destroyed several times, but always rebuilt. In 1739, when Belgrade fell to the Turks, the tower became a prison, a place of torture and martyrdom. In November 1797, Austrian authorities arrested Velestinlis Rigas to Trieste and along with seven other companions, delivered him to the Pasha of Belgrade. The Rigas and his companions were detained nearly seven months in prison and Nebojsa Tower in June 1798, the Turks strangled and dead bodies were thrown in the Danube.

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Carlo M. Dimhofen on October 4, 2012

Wonderful shot. Like.

Best regards,

Michael

Javier sánchez tripi… on October 4, 2012

Muy buena foto,interesante lugar. Me gusta. Saludos JAvitxu

Cumizebica on October 29, 2012

Beautiful view of this great historical place , L + F !

Best wishes

Slavisa

Erol Barutçugil on November 13, 2012

An amazing panoramic scenery. Like. Greetings.Erol

Ibolya I on November 14, 2012

Very nice landscape LIKE best wishes, Ibolya

C haydeé on February 2, 2013

¡Qué preciosa imagen!

Like

Saludos cordiales desde Argentina, Chaydeé.

Jabrus on February 3, 2013

Bonitas vistas y lugar. Like.

Pom' Angers on February 13, 2013

YsL 4.26 ~ vale ~ pom'

BOGDAN de Varsovie on February 14, 2013

Superb view. Wonderful picture.

LIKE 27.

Best Regards.

Bogdan

Ivan Logvinov on March 14, 2013

What a beautiful view!
Like!
Best wishes from Russia!
Ivan.

Alexander Moser on March 23, 2013

Interesting historic information, which I didn´t know. Nice shot with the Danube in the background, LIKE, Alexander

Kaleb Larsen on April 27, 2013
                                    - thx like -
Tasha378 on July 7, 2013

A very beautiful picture! Like! Sincerely, Tasha.

Dust... on October 2, 2013

+++ !!!
liKe it ! amitié des pyrénées

Martin Beitz on November 22, 2013

Nice view. Like. Greetings, Martin.

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  • Uploaded on December 20, 2009
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    by Thanasis Germanos
    • Taken on 2009/12/03 07:27:52

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