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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...
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...
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....
Rupea Fortress
Rupea Fortress is one of the most interesting medieval castles in Romania.  Guarded by thick strong walls, the fortress is located on top of a hill near the Carpathian Mountains.The legend of Rupea Fortress: Last king of the Dacians took his life on the hill Many historians believe that Rupea Fortress was in fact built on old Dacian ruins. It...
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,...
Bran Castle Romania
Bran Castle is the most visited tourist attractions in Romania. People from all over the world come here hoping to meet Dracula.Although Poenari Castle would be a much more notable place to see if you are a Dracula fan, the Bran Castle has its own very interesting story. Here, Vlad the Impaler (the ruler who sparked the Dracula legends)...
All of the former Soviet Union countries have made great strides since their independence but some much more than others. Here are two that are leading the way in terms of modernization and catching up with the West. Croatia Croatia is a Central European and Mediterranean country with a population of five million. The country borders Slovenia in the west, Hungary...
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...
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...
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...