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The Black Church Romania
The Black Church is one of the most impressive religious edifices in Romania. It is located in the center of Brasov City, Romania. Its construction began in the 14th century as a Roman Catholic structure and it was known as the Church of Saint Mary. It was built on the place of another older church. The first priest of...
Bridge of God Romania
The Bridge of God is a natural formation in the south-western part of Romania, near Ponoarele village, in Mehedinti county. It is one of the three natural bridges in the world (there are two more – one in France and one in USA) and it is the only one that can be crossed by car. The Bridge of God...
Salt Mine Romania
Prahova Salt Mine (Slanic Prahova) is the largest salt mine in Europe that is opened to the public. At this moment, the mine is not used for industrial purposes but for touristic and medical ones.People come here all the year round to visit the impressive galleries carved in salt. Leaving aside the beauty of the place, this salt mine...
Corvin Castle Romania
The Corvin Castle, also known as Hunyad Castle, is one of the most impressive medieval constructions in Romania. Many say that it is even more amazing than the famous Bran Castle.Iancu of Hunedoara ( aka John Hunyadi) was a leading Hungarian military and political figure in Central and Southeastern Europe during the 15th century. He started the construction of...
Balea Lake is one of the most visited lakes in Romania. What is it so special about it? Well, first of all, the road to Balea lake and also the landscape you can admire on that spot are amazing. The lake is also a reservation and near it, in winter, you can find the first ice hotel built in...
Libearty bear sanctuary Romania
Libearty is a bear sanctuary in Romania. What makes it so special? Well, the stories of the bears and their happy ending.We went to visit Libearty in august, on a rainy day. Even though it was heavily raining and the temperatures were pretty low for summer, we decided that this was once in a lifetime experience and we mustn't...
Nicolae Ceausescu execution Romania
Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife Elena were shot on 25th of December, 1989. They were executed after a very short trial in a military unit in Targoviste city, Romania. Well, since September 2013, this military unit became a museum. Tourists can now see the very wall where Nicolae Ceausescu was shot,  can walk the hallway where he pleaded for...
Art Museum Bucharest
The National Art Museum of Romania can be found in the center of Bucharest in a great Palace that belonged to the Royal Family of Romania. The works of art there are amazing and to visit this museum is also a good opportunity to see the architecture of one of the most famous palaces of Romania.The history of the...
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...
The Great Cave of the Bear Romania
The great Cave of the Bear, a masterpiece of nature, is unique in Romania and Europe. People allover the world come to Romania to see it because of its uniqueness and beauty. The great Cave of the Bear, located in the North-Western part of Romania, was discovered only recently, in 1975, by a miner named Traian Curta.He was minding...