View from Old Trsat Castle in Rijeka, Croatia. Originally built during 13th century on the ruins of old Roman lookout post. Trsat castle was often the target for invaders because of its excellent position for the protection of Rijeka. Today look castle got as the part of reconstruction during 1960's. And since it has been one of the most famous landmarks in Rijeka

Copyright: Boris Mrdja
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9990x4995
Taken: 16/05/2012
Uploaded: 16/05/2012
Updated: 06/08/2014


Tags: trsat; rijeka; reka; croatia; hrvatska; fort; fortress; temple; grave; landmark; hill; view; museum; castle; colum; roman; greek; ancient; cathedral; church; canon; medieval; sea; adriatic; sight
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