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Curtea de Arges Monastery Romania
Curtea de Arges Monastery is an interesting edifice in Romania whose beauty is surpassed only by the legends told from generation to generation about its construction and the human sacrifices made in the name of eternity.Curtea de Arges Monastery: The tombs and the royal final resting places Curtea de Arges Monastery is a construction in the southern part of Romania,...
Rope Street Brasov Romania
The Rope Street (Strada Sforii) in Brasov city of Romania is, according to Huffington Post journalists, one of the skinniest streets on earth."This alley is certainly almost as thin as a cord. Built as a corridor for firemen in the 15th century, it's just 43 inches wide at its skinniest point. Snuggle through it to find more of old...
Sphinx of Romania
The Romanian Sphinx is a rock formation in the Bucegi Mountains (South East Romania), in the Carpathians . It lies on a mountain plateau at a hight of 2,216 meters. From a purely scientific point of view we are talking about a 12 meters high megalith that was shaped by the wind into a human head. So, if you...
Mogosoaia Palace Bucharest
You can find Mogosoaia Palace near Bucharest, the capital of Romania. Even though the area, where this royal construction can be found, is not spectacular, the palace and the courtyard surely are. I advise you to choose a sunny summer day to visit this beautiful palace with an amazing garden and peaceful lake.Who built Mogosoaia Palace Mogosoaia palace was built...
Sighisoara Romania
Sighisoara (pronounced like siggy-shwa-rah) is one of the most interesting medieval cities in Romania. It lies in the heart of Transylvania and it is best known for being the birthplace of Vlad the Impaler, the Romanian ruler who sparked the Dracula legends.The center of this amazing city fascinates tourist mostly with its historical aura kept deep between the medieval walls....
Poenari Castle Romania
Poenari Castle, also known as Poenari Citadel or Fortress, is a ruined castle in Romania, on the cliffs of the mountains (at a height of 860 meters), notable for its connection to Vlad the Impaler.The construction of this castle began in the 13th century, under the rule of the Black King.  In the decades that followed, the name and...
Bridge of Lies Sibiu Romania
The Bridge of Lies is a bridge that can be found in the old center of the magnificent city of Sibiu, one of the best-preserved medieval towns in Europe.This is Romania’s oldest cast-iron bridge and it was built in 1859, taking the place of an older wooden bridge. The three legends that are connected to this construction piece are...
Sometimes, on very very special occasions, some lucky and brave people get to spend the night at the Bran castle in Romania, also known as Dracula's Transylvanian Castle.On 2016's Halloween, there is such an occasion. Airbnb has announced that the company has launched a contest for tourists who want a really spooky experience on the scariest night of the year.Dracula's...
Brasov, located in Transylvania region,  is one of the best cities to visit when traveling to Romania. It is the perfect mix between nature, medieval tourist attractions and relaxation opportunities.So far, on Tourist in Romania, we presented the story of the Black Church, one of the main attractions in Brasov city. There are many great visiting sites worth talking...
Cave of Zamolxes Romania
The cave of the ancient God Zamolxes, the one worshiped by the people of Dacia, can be found and visited near the small town of Polovragi, Romania. The stories and mysteries of this place are a quite fascinating piece of history mixed with legends and mythological stories. Zamolxes was the all-mighty God of the Dacians (also known in the...