An authentic tour around Transylvania, Maramures

An authentic tour around Transylvania, Maramures

Join us for a one week tour around Maramures during which you will be able to visit some of the legendary locations of Transylvania. Listen to stories about life and death, history, places of worship and silent, agglomerated and cold places. Admire the monumental scenery, breath in the fresh air and the medieval atmosphere. Thus tourists will get more than expected from the coffin vampire count: authenticity. Discover the Romanian traditions rooted in Maramures. During the seven days of this ... [ read more ]

Following the tracks of Count Dracula – a four day trip

Following the tracks of Count Dracula – a four day trip

Are you a fan of vampires? Did you know that according to myths Dracula was the first vampire ever? Now you have the opportunity to visit his homeland and trace him down! Spend the grimmest holiday of the year investigating the tracks of Count Dracula. Beginning on the 30th of October you can set out on a 4 day journey and find out more about the most famous vampire in the world. Visit the legendary land of Transylvania and stop by the important spots connected to the life of Vlad the Impaler... [ read more ]

Visiting the city of Predeal

Visiting the city of Predeal

The city of Predeal is located in the county of Brasov, in the central region of Romania, in the Valley of Prahova, right between the rivers of Timis and Prahova. The city lies on a high urban altitude neighboring the mountains of Piatra Mare on the northern side, Bucegi Mountains on the south-west and Postavarul Mountains on the north-western side. The city of Predeal offers many restaurants with the greatest Romanian specialties, hospitable services at any accommodation facility, many spor... [ read more ]

Annual events and festivals in Brasov city

Annual events and festivals in Brasov city

The city of Brasov is among the most beautiful towns in the country of Romania being one of the most well known medieval towns. Brasov hosts a number of annual festivals which makes its cultural life even richer. Today the city has its medieval and a modern side as well which allows visitors to enjoy it even more. The old town preserves medieval architecture which is also the center of most cultural events. Visit the Black Church, the most important symbol of the city. Brasov always has been... [ read more ]

Top museums in Brasov city

Top museums in Brasov city

Romania is a country with a rich cultural heritage and Brasov city is among the places where this heritage can be found abundantly. Visit this old medieval town, enjoy the sight of the picturesque view and take a look at the museums, the beautiful old and modern architecture: the citadel, the black church and many others. For those who are interested in the cultural and historical background of the city we would like to give a few pointers and tips to which museums and buildings are worth vis... [ read more ]

Top 7 Historical Churches in Brasov

Top 7 Historical Churches in Brasov

Brasov's natural tourist potential is closely connected with its relief since the nearest Eastern and Southern Carpathians are able to satisfy the tastes and desires of all tourists, who are longing to practice either winter sports or summer sports. Three important resorts (Poiana Brasov, Predeal, Sinaia) offer tourists a wide range of winter and summer sports like skiing, snow boarding, driving snowmobiles, swimming, climbing, tennis and roller skating. The Prahova Valley in the Bucegi Massif... [ read more ]

How to get to Brasov city

How to get to Brasov city

Brasov city is among the most popular destinations in Romania. The city was established by Teutonic Knights during the first half of the 13th century. Today it is a place visited by many tourists throughout the whole year. Compared to the capital city, Bucharest, Brasov is a calmer and possibly even more civilized town but still with a lot to see and lot to do. You can visit Brasov during any time of the year for there are many activities and opportunities for all seasons. With the mountains ... [ read more ]

Brasov City Highlights

Brasov City Highlights

Brasov city is located in the center of the country, in the region of Transylvania and is one of the biggest and most visited cities in Romania. The city is surrounded by mountains on three sides which makes it an ideal place for a medieval town. The original city was founded in the year of 1211 by the Teutonic Knights which today is one of the best preserved towns all over Europe. Hundreds of tourists come and visit Brasov throughout the whole year for its amazing historical sites and stunnin... [ read more ]

Brasov Fortress: Towers, Gates and Bastions

Brasov Fortress: Towers, Gates and Bastions

The city of Brasov had seven bastions originally from which only a few have survived while others decayed. Some of them have been renovated and constitute as important landmarks of the city, such as the Graft bastion, located in the northwestern wing of the middle citadel. Go for a walk on the western side and enjoy the view from 15th century old Black tower and White tower. In the southern side of the wall you will find Catherine’s Gate, which was built during the 16th century and it used t... [ read more ]

The most beautiful landmarks at the Council Square in Brasov

The most beautiful landmarks at the Council Square in Brasov

Brasov city is located in the heart of Romania. It is a town with beautiful landmarks and many historic buildings and sites worth visiting. The Council Square is situated in the middle of the city and it is a great place to sit out, relax and enjoy the scenery. Brasov is a city rich in museums, sights, churches and cathedrals which are all important parts of Romanian history and culture. Visit Brasov, the most beautiful buildings in Romania and learn the most amazing facts about its history. E... [ read more ]