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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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
House of Parliament Romania
The Palace of Parliament, also known as the House of the People, is the world’s largest and heaviest civilian building with an administrative function and it can be seen in Bucharest, the Capital of Romania. Being so large, it is not hard to spot from the center of Bucharest (The Union Square).Nicolae Ceausescu guided Tour in Bucharest. The...
Romania in beautiful images
The images that one in love young dutch published on the internet a few days ago amazed both the Romanian audience and all past or future tourists of Romania.Peter Schagen visited Romania last year with his girlfriend. They arrived on Otopeni airport and, after spending a few days in Bucharest, they went to the seaside, in Mamaia Beach resort.The...
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...
Mammoth skeleton - Romania museum of natural science Bucharest
The Grigore Antipa Museum of Natural Science in Bucharest is now one of the most visited museums in the Capital of Romania. Hundreds of people come here every day to see a huge collection of animals, marine creatures, ancient mummies and, the star of the museum, a mammoth skeleton.Some may think that stuffed animals in a museum are not...
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...