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  • The Iron Golubac Fortress in Serbia

    Golubac Fortress is located four kilometers downstream from the town of Golubac, on the steep Danube river sides before the entrance to the gorgeous Djerdap Gorge. Golubac Fortress was built on the rocky slopes of a small hill, the offshoot […] More

  • Gord, a medieval Slavic fortified settlement

    A gord is a medieval Slavic fortified settlement, also occasionally known as a burgwall or Slavic burgwall after the German name for these sites. This Proto-Slavic word (*gordъ) for town or city, later differentiated into grad (Cyrillic: град), gard,[1][2] gorod […] More