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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

      March 15, 2021
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      The Royal Town – Curtea de Arges
      150 kilometres north-east of Bucharest, Curtea de Arges is the gateway of the Transfagaran mountain road, the second capital of Wallachia in the 14th century and one of the most important and charming historical towns of Romania.
      July 27, 2019
      Egan Bernal Tour de France winner
      Egan Bernal – Tour de France Winner. His Transylvanian Secrets
      Set to be the 2019 Tour de France winner, Egan Bernal claimed his first international successes at 19, in Transylvania, just three years ago.
      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.