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The Danube Boilers are made up of a Large and a Small Boilers, these represent a narrow sector of the Danube Canyon.In this area, Danube crosses the narrowest (230 m) and the grandest area of the Danube Canyon, Boilers Danube, having a  9 km...

Decebalus (Diurpaneus, called Decebal, dek = to honor, Balos = strong), the last king of Dacia between 87-106.This idea of carving the statue of Decebal in mountain,  belongs to Iosif Constantin Dragan, also he promoted and funded the idea in...

Monument built by Emperor Trajan, opponent of King Decebal,  to mark the Roman  triumphal march of troops in Dacia and to commemorate victories over the Dacian kingdom in the aftermath of Dacian-Roman Wars (105-106), and also, to mark the...

The Ponicova cave is the largest in the Danube Canyon, consists of several galleries, with a total of 1.600 m.The name come from the creek which crosses the cave, at the entrance off land,  creek Ponicova has created a natural bridge, with 25 m...

The Veterani cave is carved into the left bank of the Danube, in Ciucaru Mare Massif, from Cazanele Mari, under  the wall called the Court Canvas .It was used during the Dacians, but more intense in seventeenth century, by the Austrian army for...

Drobeta was the first citadel built by Emperor Trajan in Dacia (103-105), with a military and political importance, which provides security of the bridge that connects the south bank of camp Pontes (in Serbia) and the north shore of Drobeta...

The bridge was build between 103-105, by Apollodorus of Damascus (a  favorite architect of Roman Emperor Trajan).Trajan's Bridge had the purpose to transport and to supply  troops , from the southern shore (of the Pontes camp  in...

The Severin Citadel was built between 1040-1095, by order of Ladislau I, as a citadel against the nomadic Asian peoples.Later it is extended by the Hungarian Kingdom as a military strategic center against Ivan Alexandru.In time, the citadel will have...

Destruction of citadel Svinita,  dating from  the fifteenth century, defended by the Teutonic Knights, has determinated the construction of Tricule citadel.Stone from citadel Svinita was used to build the Tricule citadel. The Tricule...

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