Roman Castrum Ruins, Alba Iulia

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  • This is part of the citadel of Alba Iulia that has a paid entrance, but it is well worth it. Beautiful views when you walk on the city walls, especially during the changing of the guards, daily at noo...  more »
  • Like all Roman camps consisted of a main street, sometimes paved and some side streets to the garrison and families and shops. Recent excavations, still visible, have brought to light remains of the highway, well kept and buildings and marble pillars. Some statues of emperors of the time they also make fine show. This fortified outpost was well known in Roman times for having hosted the famous Macedonian Legion, coming off a ben 10 years war for the conquest of DACIA (today Romania). The remains recovered was created a Museum (part of which is outdoors), visited with a few euros. Deserves. Do not forget to visit the rest of "cetatea" or Citadel of Alba Iulia.
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  • In order to visit the hole building you have to reserve a hole day. Very nice rebuild. If you are nearby you must visit it. The workers deserve a 10.  more »

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