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    Private tours in Transylvania, Romania. Experienced tour guide. Family company.
      E-MAIL us: gelutrandafir [at] yahoo.com, CALL us +40-723.303.310

      Blogging on travel: Of Routes & Roses

      October 26, 2018
      Carta Abbey

      Carta Abbey – Cistercians’ easternmost outpost in Europe

      An Evangelical parish nowadays, the Carta Abbey was built around 1200 by Burgundian Cistercian monks.
      October 28, 2018
      wooden church maramures desesti paint pictura ponegalski

      Wooden Churches of Maramures

      The wooden cathedrals of the Romanian peasants’ faith.
      October 28, 2018
      Maramures - sighet prison memorial

      The Sighet Memorial

      Sighet Memorial. The dreaded Communist prison has been converted in a Memorial to the victims and the resistance against dictatorship.  

      Castles

      Citadels

      Fortified Churches

      January 17, 2021
      K2 Winter Mingma 3 2
      K2, for the first time ever summited in winter by a Nepali team
      October 10, 2020
      Fagaras Carpathian Mountains Romania Caltun (1)
      Fagaras mountains, the Alps of Transylvania
      With eight peaks exceeding 2,500 m, Fagaras mountains are the highest in Romania.
      December 9, 2019
      Hiking Ciucas mountains Carpathians Romania
      VIDEO. Ciucas, the friendly, spectacular massif of the Carpathians
      Ciucas is a friendly massif in the center of Romania, with the highest peak at 1,954 m.
      July 12, 2019
      chamois tour guide romania
      The Curious Chamois of Piatra Craiului
      Two days of close encounters with friendly chamois living this spectacular, narrow ridge of the massif.
      November 17, 2018
      Bucegi winter caraiman cable car
      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
      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.