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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
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      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.
      November 6, 2018
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      Brasov (Kronstadt)
      With the blessing of a Hungarian king, the Teutonic Knights set up, in 1211, the foundations of a fortress which later developed in today’s booming city of Brasov.