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The fortress was a member of the chain of fortifications built to protect against the...
The Avars established a stable empire in the Carpathian Basin between the 6th-8th centuries.
Keeps were typical buildings in the Middle Ages, also built independently from castles.
The wearer of the armour found at the archaeological dig of the Issyk Kurgan in...
Medieval townhouses were built from stone or brick and were several storeys high.
The ingenius water pump designed by Al-Jazari is a great example of the creativity of...
Narrow streets and colourful houses gave medieval towns a special atmosphere.
The intriguing history of this historic castle spans nearly a thousand years.