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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

      June 18, 2021
      Casa Ratiu turda
      CASA RAȚIU (Turda)
      Over the last century, Casa Rațiu has become a symbol of resilience and service of a family which played a crucial role for Romanian nation in Transylvania.
      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.
      January 17, 2020
      Ion Ratiu Campanie
      Ion RATIU, the best PRESIDENT Romanians never had
      Ioan Ratiu was a prominent Romanian conservative politician from Transylvania and leader of exiled Romanians during the Communist dictatorship.