Grobina Castle Ruin

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Grobiņa Castle is a medieval castle located in the town of Grobiņa, Latvia, in western Courland. The ancient Curonian castle hill (Skābāržu kalns) is located only 100 m from the castle. It is supposed to be the famous Seeburg, which is mentioned in Scandinavian sources already in ninth century. For more information click here on Wikipedia...

Grobiņa ( pronunciation (help·info); German: Grobin) is a town in western Latvia, eleven kilometers east of Liepāja. It was founded by the Teutonic Knights in the 13th century. Some ruins of their Grobina castle are still visible. The town was given its charter in 1695.

Гро́биня (латыш. Grobiņa) — город на западе Латвии, в 11 км к востоку от Лиепаи

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Comments (111)

---=XEON=--- on January 17, 2014

Thanks you zorvel, Paolo and Сергей Фендриков

normand richard on January 18, 2014

I like this gloomy place.

Salutation du Québec et ♥

Miguel Bortfeldt on January 19, 2014

Nice ambient shot. Like. Greetings, Miguel.

---=XEON=--- on January 19, 2014

Thanks you normand richard and Miguel Bortfeldt

mariwozn on January 24, 2014

Beautiful night picture.

Greetings from Poland



fadanà on January 24, 2014

ciao XEON

scatto meraviglioso ...luci soffuse che creano una atmosfera magica


saluti da milano


Bruno Locatelli on February 5, 2014

Very nice atmosphere (L+F)! Greetings from Peru

brancesca BM LOV on February 5, 2014

L Beautiful night shot with nice composition! Greetings,brancesca

maricler61251 on March 27

Bellissima foto in notturna.Complimenti.L+F per te!!Saluti sinceri Maricler

---=XEON=--- on July 1

Thanks you mariwozn, fadanà, Bruno Locatelli, brancesca BM LO and maricler61251


Perfektní snímek! Moc hezké!
Mnoho srdečných pozdravů z Potštejn zasílá Jarda!

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  • Uploaded on March 10, 2013
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    by ---=XEON=---
    • Taken on 2013/01/20 19:52:58
    • Exposure: 4.000s
    • Focal Length: 8.40mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash