"The White City", Begiš
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Largest City in Serbia
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Belgrade has several interesting sights. Skaralija is the city's old Bohemian neighborhood and a popular district known for its cafés and restaurants. Belgrade Fortress has a prominent position in the cityscape and the Kalemegdan Park that surrounds it is another place where many hours can be spent. Belgrade is also known for its nightlife.
Café life at Republic Square in central Belgrade.
Republic Square is possibly the most central point of the city.
A street in the Bohemian neighborhood of Skadarlija.
Zeleni Venac is a Farmer's Market in central Belgrade.
A street in Belgrade. Some parts of the city can look rather rundown, which gives a very unique feeling.
Statue in front of Church of Saint Sava.
At a market called Bajlonij Market.
Inside Bajlonij Market.
St. Mark's Church viewed from the park Tašmajdan.
The distrust towards NATO and the United States can still be felt in Belgrade. This small memorial in Tašmajdan is dedicated to "the children killed in NATO aggression 1999".
... And outside of the House of the National Assembly, there are memorial pictures of victims from the war, with the text that they'll never forget.
Near Slavija Square there are some buildings and lots that have not yet been restored since the war.
Slavija Square is one of the central squares. During my visit in 2017, it was not more than a large roundabout, but I know that there are extensive plans to restore it to its former glory.
A street in Belgrade.
Inside one of the main sights of the city. The Kalemegdan Fortress and Park are the oldest parts of Belgrade.
People having a relaxed day in Republic Square.
House of the National Assembly again.
Parts of a skyline of Belgrade.
Moskva Hotel is one of the best architectural features of Belgrade. This is still a functioning luxury hotel.
Knez Mihailova Street, or Kneza Mihaila, are the main pedestrian shopping street.