"Nis - Serbian metropolis on the Balkan trade roads" Top 5 Page for this destination Nis by HORSCHECK
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In September 2009 we explored Serbia for more than one week. Our first stop in this fascinating country was Nis, which is situated at the river Nisava in Southern Serbia. We reached the city by train from Sofia in Bulgaria and left it by train to Belgrade; Serbia's capital.
With more than 250.000 inhabitants, Nis is Serbia's third largest city as well as an important university town in the Balkans.
We spent 2 nights in Nis which gave us time enough to explore almost all sights from the Turkish Fortress in the city centre to the famous Skull Tower on the outskirts of the town. We even went on a sidetrip to the well known spa resort Niska Banja.
"Write as you speak and read as it is written."
--- Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic ---
- Pros:Relaxed atmosphere; gorgeous tourist sights.
- Cons:Streets under construction; too many cars.
- In a nutshell:Serbian metropolis on the Balkan trade roads.
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