22 C
Bucharest
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...
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...
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...
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...
Merry Cemetery Romania
The Merry Cemetery is located in the Northen part of Romania, in Sapanta village, in one of the most cultural and unique areas of the country.The Merry Cemetery is famous in Romania and all over the world for its one of a kind way of looking upon death, not as a sad event, but as a celebration of a...
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...
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...
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...
Ceausescu grave Romania communist dictator
Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife, Elena Ceausescu, represent a dark period of Romania's past. The communist era seemed good for a while as people could lead a fairly good life in the communist mirage. However, all looked good as no one had the chance to see the greener grass of capitalism on the other side of the fence.Nicolae Ceausescu...
Spending Christmas in Romania can be a very interesting experience for a foreigner. The Christmas holiday is one of the most cherished on Carpathian grounds. This post, in particular, is about the most beautiful Christmas fair in Romania.Inspired by the Viennese fair (and even organized by the Austrian Embassy in Romania),  the Christmas fair from Sibiu, a very interesting...