Celebrities born in Sighisoara

Celebrities born in Sighisoara

Sighisoara is not only one of the most well preserved and beautiful strongholds in Europe but it can also pride itself with remarkable personalities of the cultural and historical life that were born or lived here.  Here we have it some of the celebrities born in Sighisoara. Dracula Tourists that come to Sighisoara are attracted by the mysteries of the fortress but also by the legends of Dracula. The most famous personality that was born in Sighisoara is Vlad Tepes (Vlad the Impeller). Ther... [ read more ]

Dracula's Legacy at Bran

Dracula’s Legacy at Bran

The image that we all have today of Dracula is a mélange of real historic facts with several legends related to the rule of Vlad the Impaler (Vlad Tepes), a Romanian medieval prince in Wallachia. To these a series of unfavorable chronicles added with the intention of ruining his reputation at the epoch. Last but not least, all these were rounded by Bram Stoker’s famous novel, Dracula, written in 1897. The truth about Vlad the Impaler (1456-1462; 1476) Despite the negative image that thi... [ read more ]