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The Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest, Hungary - this fairly new structure was built at the turn of the 20th century, has seven towers, each of which represent one of the original Magyar tribes, and offers wonderful views of the city.
Fishermen's Bastion, Budapest, Hungary. Its seven towers represent the seven Magyar tribes that settled in the Carpathian Basin in 896. The Bastion takes its name from the guild of fishermen that was responsible for defending this stretch of the city walls in the Middle Ages.