The famous Visegrad Castle

The famous Visegrad Castle

The Slavic name of the city of Visegrad means higher castle. And indeed, the Visegrád Castle rises majestically above the region. From that place on the top of the city we can have an indescribable sight, you see almost the entire bending Danube. The fortification that is staying there is not the first castle built here. The first castle, which was destroyed during the Mongol invasion, was built on the Sibrik Hill on the foundations of a former Roman camp. The Visegrad castle system was ... [ read more ]