Belgrade — meaning 'White City' — is the capital of the Republic of Serbia. Various styles of architecture dominate the city while its recent resurgence as the leading hub in south-eastern Europe makes it a must-see destination.
Belgrade is the capital of the Republic of Serbia and is, as such, the country's largest city with a population of about 1.7 million people. It lies on the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers. The city has a long history, dating back to the 4th century BC.
Belgrade is a huge city with several district articles containing sightseeing, restaurant, nightlife and accommodation listings — have a look at each of them.
What to see:
Kalemegdan - Belgrade Fortress. Once an important military fortification, it now serves as the central park of Belgrade.
Knez Mihailova Street. Main pedestrian street in Belgrade. Crowded during the day and night. Mostly shopping and numerous cafes.
Skadarlija (Skadarska street). Pedestrian street filled with restaurants and cafes, most in the spirit of old Belgrade.
The Old Royal Palace )at Nikola Pasic Sqaure, built in 1881, it was residence of Serbian kings, now used as Town Hall.
Belgrade Cathedral is dedicated to Saint Archangel Michael, and is located near Belgrade Fortress (Kalemegdan) at Kneza Sime Markovića 3.
Belgrade Zoo, Mali Kalemegdan 8. Summer: Daily: 8:00AM–8:30PM, Winter: Daily: 8AM – 5PM. , located inside the Belgrade Fortress.