Ohrid lake - prehistorical palafitte settlement dating back between 1200 and 700 BC Museum on water BAY OF THE BONES

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Bay of Bones museum Ohrid ... Ohrid was enriched with another cultural and historical landmark as well as with a tourist attraction - Museum on Water - an exceptional archaeological complex, which is one of a kind in the region. On the southern coast of Gradiste Peninsula in the Bay of Bones, a pile-dwelling settlement has been erected, which in the past was spreading at a total surface of 8.500 m2. Bay of the Bones is an authentic reconstruction of a part of the pile-dwelling settlement, dating back between 1200 and 700 BC. A Roman military fortification (Gradiste) has been reconstructed on the hill above the Bay of Bones simultaneously with constructing the pile-dwelling settlement and the Water Museum. The walls of the fortification that once had protected the Roman Empire from its enemies, are once again lifted up on the hill near Gradiste. The Roman fortress is connected with the settlement in order tourists and visitors to be given an extraordinary opportunity to experience time travel, from prehistoric to ancient times and vice versa.

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Comments (269)

Omar Gobbi on January 18, 2013

Great shot, a beautiful photograph, <LIKE>, best regards. "Omar"

ina-maria on January 23, 2013

Great place! Thanks also for your information.

Like and greetings

Ina

Zygmunt Borowski on January 23, 2013

Very interesting place, beautiful photo - like!

Greetings, Zygmunt

Jelena Jeftic on January 31, 2013

This is an excellent capture! Like it

Adem Dogan on February 13, 2013

Very class Image Composition.. LIKE 179

Best Greetings. Adem Dogan

BOGDAN de Varsovie on April 7, 2013

Very interesting place. Nice picture.

LIKE 180 + YS 13.

Best regards.

Bogdan

J. Radtke on July 12, 2013

toll... YSL

Bakos ART on December 7, 2013

lovely sheds, LIKEd and put it on my FAVOURITE list :) Friendly greetings from Hungary - B a k o s A R T -。◕‿◕。 -T o m i

Zygmunt Borowski on July 23

Wonderful place, fantastic reconstruction of the ancient site. like

Friendly greetings from Poland - Zygmunt

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  • Uploaded on August 6, 2011
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by Emil.S
    • Camera: SAMSUNG TECHWIN NV15, VLUU NV15
    • Taken on 2011/07/29 12:02:31
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 21.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.200
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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