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Serbia's recent history is marked by its role as the largest part of the state of Yugoslavia. It has the final disintegration of Yugoslavia in 2006 and "sole successor", Federal Republic of Yugoslavia founded in 1992 (from 2003 State Union of Serbia and Montenegro)

First documentaries mention a state of Serbia at 822 by Einhard, the biographer of Charlemagne. At that time the Župan Strojimir, grandson Višeslavs, ruled Serbia. From about 600 the reign of Županen in the territory of Serbia is known. They were tribal leaders, the Serbian government have held up to 1000. After Serbia was devastated by the Hungarians, it fell completely under the rule of Byzantium, which persisted 950-1050. To 1040 Stefan Vojislav Byzantine Archon was designated as Dioklitien region and founded the 1131 permanent domination of Vojisavljević, further was under the government of Byzantium.

Thracians, Celts and then the Romans in Singidunum

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Thracians, Celts and then the Romans in Singidunum

From the 6th to the 4th century BC Thracian and Scythian tribes immigrated to the region around modern Belgrade, who built the first fortification in the 3rd century BC.

Singidunum - development in the Byzantine Empire

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Singidunum - Further urban development in the Byzantine Empire

During the first half of the 4th century, Singidunum had a period of peace: the city gained the status of a Roman colony, which further strengthened its autonomy.

Singidunum - fortification on the Danube limes of Romans

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Singidunum - fortification on the Danube limes of the Romans

Singidunum was once the name of the ancient Roman city at the mouth of the Sava River into the Danube, which we today call Belgrade. In the Roman Empire, Singidunum was part of the defensive fortifications along the Danube Limes.

Belgrade - The strategic importance of the fortress

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Belgrade - The strategic importance of the fortress

We were impressed by the size of the fortresses, which from the distance from the opposite banks of the Sava river looked rather inconspicuous. Only with the tour and through the overview from above, the importance and also the mightiness will become clear, so the visitor should also bring enough time for an extensive tour.

Camping Center Belgrade - City tour with a convertible

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Camping Center Belgrade - City tour with an old-timer convertible

And even if the sign in the background suggests something else, we are actually on the road in Belgrade and in Dusan, the operator of the camper stop in the city centre, we have found a Tour guide, who gives us a first overview to Belgrade in his way, within yellow old-timer convertible, a pleasure for sight-seeing.

Belgrade - The fortress on the river mouth of Sava - Danube

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Belgrade - The fortress on the river mouth of Sava - Danube

After our extensive city tour through the center of Belgrade in the impressive Cabriolet of Ducan we had agreed to explore the Castle ourselves and then go back to the Camper Stop Station 38 - Camping Center Belgrade.

Camping Club Serbia - Danube-Meeting Smederevo

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Camping Club Serbia - meeting at the Danube near Smederevo

After the invitation to the camper club meeting on the river banks of the Danube at Smederevo, we left Belgrade on narrow side and country roads, which led us high above the Danube.

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on the Danube?

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Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on the Danube?

After a few days of organizational office work in Germany, we supposed to go via Brunn am Gebirge (further talks on the planning / designing of a camper stop) to Belgrade, where an interim overnight was planned.

Sremska Mitrovica from the perspective of an architect

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Sremska Mitrovica from the perspective of an architect

Our first tour through Sremska Mitrovica had led us to the office of Vlada (in the picture on the left), who, together with Jovane and some other committed citizens, had already been able to implement some changes in the cityscape to improve the still dreary image of Sremska Mitrivica.

Sirmium - today Sremska Mitrovica in Serbia

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Sirmium - today Sremska Mitrovica in Serbia

Our route to the north should this time lead us passing Skopje, Nis and Belgrade along the main route E 75 or A1 / E 70 through the Balkans into the Serbian Vojvodina, next to previously little known Campsite Zasavica next to the city Sremska Mitrovica, once a Roman imperial palace with fortress which was called Sirmium.

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