Динабургская крепость- видео с высоты!! (Daugavpils Cietoksnis no augšas) (Daugavpils Fortress))
Daugavpils, Daugavpils pilsēta, Latvijas Republika
Daugavpils fortress from air.Daugavpils Fortress, also known as Dinaburg Fortress, is a fortress in Daugavpils, Latvia. It is the only early 19th century military fortification of its kind in Northern Europe that has been preserved without significant alterations.Planning of the fortress began in 1772 by decree of Tsar Alexander I of Russia, shortly after the First Partition of Poland when Latvia ceded to Russia and construction began during Napoleon's attack of the Russian Empire in 1810. Construction of the fortress, despite lengthy delays, serious floodings and slow construction work, was completed in 1878.The fortress is the site of the Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art centre.