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Saint Anne Lake Romania
Saint Anne Lake is located in the Carpathian Mountains in the East-central part of Romania. It is the only volcanic lake in the country. Its charm for tourists has the roots into the legends surrounding this place, the beautiful landscape, the healing properties and into the fact that it is also a great place to get in touch with...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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...