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About Alba

Here is how you will be amazed:

  • Alba Iulia was inhabited for more than 2000 years, time in which different nations have built here fortifications in order to defend themselves from invaders. As a result, in Alba Iulia you can find traces of three fortifications built one upon the other on the same place: the Roman Castrum (2nd century), the Medieval Citadel (13th century) and the Vauban Bastionary Fortress Alba Carolina (18th century). Continue reading