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Moorish Barracks – A distinctly neo-classical building in Macau
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Moorish Barracks – A distinctly neo-classical building in Macau

Built in 1874, this building was constructed to accommodate an Indian regiment from Goa appointed to reinforce Macao's police force. Now it serves as the headquarters of the Marine and Water Bureau. The barracks is built with bricks and neo-classic...
Neretva Bridge – The bridge of the Battle for the Wounded in Jablanica
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Neretva Bridge – The bridge of the Battle for the Wounded in Jablanica

A part of the Memorial of the Battle on the Neretva dedicated to the World War II battle, fought between Yugoslav partisans and Axes forces, as part of the 4th Enemy Offensive in February-March 1943. The bridge was built in 1888, with a linear grid and a...
“Blood in the Water” – The battle between Hungary and USSR in Melbourne
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“Blood in the Water” – The battle between Hungary and USSR in Melbourne

The match took place on 6 December 1956 against the background of the Hungarian Revolution, and saw Hungary defeat the USSR 4–0. The name was coined after Hungarian player Ervin Zádor emerged during the last two minutes with blood pouring from above his e...
Stari Most – The bridge symbol in Mostar
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Stari Most – The bridge symbol in Mostar

A rebuilt 16th-century bridge that crosses the river Neretva and connects the two parts of the city. The Old Bridge stood for 427 years, until it was destroyed on 9 November 1993 during the Croat–Bosniak War. Subsequently, a project was set in motion to r...

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