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Stari Ras and Sopocani
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Stari Ras and Sopocani

Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Serbia
On the outskirts of Stari Ras, the first capital of Serbia, there is an impressive group of medieval monuments consisting of fortresses, churches and monasteries. The monastery at Sopocani is a reminder of the contacts between Western civilization and the Byzantine world.
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