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The Barbican (1499)

The Barbican (1499)

This is the best preserved barbican in Europe and was constructed after the Ottomans defeated King Jan Olbracht in Bukowina due to the fear of more Turkish incursions.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/250s f/11.0 at 42.0mm iso200 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
woody3421-May-2012 22:42
Wonderful old world scene..beautifully those spires..
Stephanie21-May-2012 22:09
What a charming image! This reminds me of many places we've seen in France! V