The castle of Belgrade (Nándorfehérvár) was one of the most important components in the chain of Hungarian border forts.
The fortress was a member of the chain of fortifications built to protect against the Ottoman invaders. Its construction started in the 13th century.
A brick castle in South-East Hungary; its oldest parts were probably built in the late 14th century.
The term ´kuruc´ denoted armed anti-Habsburg rebels (coming from various social classes) in Hungary in the 17th and 18th centuries.
The Mir Castle Complex, situated in the town of Mir, Belarus was built in the Gothic-Renaissance style.
The castle of Eger got its final shape and became an important component in the new chain of border forts in the 16th century.
This stunning castle is situated in northern Croatia.
One of the most important parts of a medieval castle was the Knights´ hall.
A medieval castle in Hungary, built by King Louis I.
Keeps were typical buildings in the Middle Ages, also built independently from castles.
The structure of fortresses developed together with military technology.
A triangular earth fortification, used by the leader of one of the old Hungarian tribes at the time of the Hungarian conquest.