2 days ago · The Danube (/ ˈ d æ n. j uː b / DAN-yoob; known by various names in other languages) is Europe's second-longest river, after the Volga. It is located in Central and Eastern Europe. The Danube was once a long-standing frontier of the Roman Empire and today flows through 10 countries.
Nov 16, 2020 · The supposed source of the Danube is a popular tourist attraction, which is however closed until Autumn 2015 due to extensive renovation and restoration.  Similar springs on tributary rivers include the Neckar spring, the Enzbrunnen, the Pegnitz spring and the Berkel spring.
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Nov 06, 2020 · Donaulandschaft bei Wien (Danube landscape near Vienna), Johann Christian Brand, circa 1760 Jakob Alt : Ansicht vom Donaustrudel , 1833 Miklós Barabás: Quay of the Danube in Buda, 1843
Nov 09, 2020 · The Danube Swabians (German: Donauschwaben (help · info)) is a collective term for the ethnic German-speaking population who lived in various countries of southeastern Europe, especially in the Danube River valley, first in the 12th century, and in greater numbers in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Nov 09, 2020 · Rise to prominence "Waves of the Danube" was first published in Bucharest in 1880.It was dedicated to Emma Gebauer, the wife of music publisher Constantin Gebauer. Composer Émile Waldteufel made an orchestration of the piece in 1886, which was performed for the first time at the 1889 Paris Exposition, and took the audience by storm.
Nov 19, 2020 · Archaeologists have named the Iron Gates mesolithic culture, of the central Danube region circa 13,000 to 5,000 years ago, after the gorge. One of the most important archaeological sites in Serbia and Europe is Lepenski Vir , the oldest planned settlement in Europe, located on the banks of the Danube in the Iron Gate gorge.
Nov 17, 2020 · Novi Sad could also refer strictly to the urban areas of the City of Novi Sad (including 'Novi Sad proper', and the towns of Sremska Kamenica and Petrovaradin), as well as only to the historical core located on the left Danube bank, i.e. 'Novi Sad proper' (excluding Sremska Kamenica and Petrovaradin).