The capital and largest city of Serbia. It is located at the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers, where the Pannonian Plain meets the Balkans. Most significant landmark is Fort of Beograd, an imposing fortress, Kalemegdan Park, a cultural monument of exceptional importance, The Victor Monument, Knez Mihailova Street, Republic Square and others.
City in Serbia on the banks of the Danube River. Atop a riverside cliff stands Petrovaradin Fortress, much of it dating from the 17th and 18th centuries, with an iconic clock tower and a network of tunnels. Across the river is the old quarter, Stari Grad, site of the Gothic Revival Name of Mary Church and Neo-Renaissance City Hall.
Stefan Nemanja founded the monastery in 1190. The monastery’s fortified walls encompass two churches: the Church of the Virgin, and the Church of the King, both of which were built using white marble. The monastery is best known for its collection of 13th and 14th century Byzantine-style fresco paintings. Studenica was declared Monument of Culture of Exceptional Importance in 1979, and in 1986 UNESCO included Studenica monastery on the list of World Heritage Sites.