Private tours in Transylvania, Romania. Experienced tour guide. Family company.
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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
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      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 4, 2021
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      Transylvania – amongst National Geographic’s 25 DESTINATIONS ON THE RISE for 2021
      With ”its pastoral, old-Europe feel” and ”culturally complicated mix of Magyars, Saxons, Székelys, and Wallachians”, Transylvania is a recommended destination for this year.
      December 29, 2020
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      Dance of the Bear – a pre-Christian tradition well-preserved in Romania
      The Bear Dance is an ancient pagan tradition which survived in the eastern part of Romania - in the region of Moldova, around Bacau city.
      December 23, 2020
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      Romania, the most religious country in Europe
      Romanians do not see their religion as being intolerant and as opposing the staunchly pro-Western stance of their country.
      August 31, 2020
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      Prince Charles supports Romanian tourism in an powerful VIDEO
      ”Romania holds a very special place in my heart”, Prince Charles of Wales said in his touching video.
      August 27, 2020
      Via Transilvanica Biertan
      Hiking on Via Transilvanica
      Three days on a tent on Via Transilvanica.
      March 25, 2020
      Valea Viilor UNESCO fortified church Transylvania Romania
      A short, virtual tour in TRANSYLVANIA – Sursum corda!
      We decided to virtually share with you our most beautiful 2019 memories. For example, our last autumn tour in Transylvania, in November 2019, with a wonderful, inspiring American couple.