Autumn days at Kalemegdan
If you normally associate autumn with boredom, and sometimes even with sad feelings, then you definitely have never experienced this time of the year at Kalemegdan fortress.
Faced with such a fast-paced lifestyle, we often fail to notice the flow of time, which is also fast-paced. And while the changes of seasons pass by us almost unnoticed, a year after year goes on and on. So, let's look around and see this change that is currently all around us. Just these days we entered the autumn season. Romantic and inspiring, autumn always comes accompanied with a little bit of sadness and excitement. Although many of us do not know the exact time of its arrival, it seems we all in one way or another feel it coming. In a blink of an eye, here we are in sweaters and rain jackets. However, that does not mean anything bad. On the contrary! No matter where we are, autumn always brings a lot of interesting opportunities to have fun and enjoy.
There are so many interesting locations in Belgrade that seem to be even more appealing to visit during autumn than usual. One of them is, for example, the Kalemegdan fortress. One of this city’s landmarks and most famous among tourists for its size, history and interesting content, Kalemegdan remains at the top of the list of places to visit while you are in Belgrade. In autumn, the Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan Park bathe in beautiful colors, and the reflection in the river in the autumn sun can be experienced just then, just like the great works of famous painters crafted at this magical place.
If you stop for a bit and think, you will undoubtedly be overwhelmed by the great and interesting history of Kalemegdan fortress. The exceptional strategic position located on a hill above the confluence of two rivers has been attractive even since the prehistoric times to settle and conquer. At the transition from the old to the new era, the Romans built their fortifications here and left numerous traces behind. Later, they were replaced by Slavs, who named this city Belgrade – the name it still bears today. And so, following the history of Kalemegdan, you will get to learn about the history of the people who have lived there for centuries. Today, the people of Belgrade are proud to bring their guests to this beautiful place where the past and the future meet, as was always the case.
Visits to the Belgrade Fortress and the entire Kalemegdan park include a tour of numerous buildings such as the Roman Well, the Nebojsa Tower, the Military Bunker and the Great Gunpowder Warehouse, each of which will tell you an interesting story. There are also the well-known Cvijeta Zuzorić Pavilion, the Clock Tower, the Ružica Church and the Church of St. Petka, the Vidin Gate, as well as other buildings and cultural monuments that will take you through this unique place in the best way. Also, near or within these historical and artistic sites, numerous interesting events are held, such as concerts, exhibitions, plays and various other performances that you will genuinely enjoy.
To all of you who will be coming to Belgrade anytime soon, Novi apartmani wholeheartedly recommend to dedicate at least a few hours of your time and visit Kalemegdan and enjoy the warm autumn days, at least for the time being. Before that, make sure you visit our website and within a few clicks find yourself a luxury apartment in the center of Belgrade at affordable prices and enjoy the autumn charm of Belgrade.