January 5, 2019
valea viilor fortified church

Saxon Transylvania

Invited in the 12th century by the Hungarian kings to set up and defend the southern border with Wallachia, the German settlers lived in compact, well-organized communities, erecting the citadels of Transylvania (for example the city of Sibiu/Hermanstadt was named after a certain settler from Nuremberg called Herman) and the famous Saxon fortified churches.
January 5, 2019
Wooden churches. Surdesti.

Rural Maramures

Maramures region is the chosen home of the authentic rural Romanian civilization.
January 4, 2019

Merry Cemetery

The Merry Cemetery – Being cool about death.
November 17, 2018

Bucegi Mountains

Bucegi Mountains display a large, massive plateau at over 2,000 meters altitude, with strange rock formations, guarded by abrupt cliffs and surrounded by Prahovei Valley resorts of Sinaia, Busteni, Azuga, Predeal.
November 8, 2018

Transfagarasan. Crossing “The Alps of Transylvania”

Transfagarasan was planned by dictator Ceausescu after the 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia. Jeremy Clarkson called it "the best road in the world" in 2009.
November 7, 2018

Alba Iulia – Alba Carolina Fortress

In Alba Iulia's ancient cathedral was laid to rest in glory John Hunyadi, renowned Hungarian military commander of Romanian ancestry.
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