The main tourist attractions in Braila

The main tourist attractions in Braila

The Danube, this wonderful way of European water, after crossing 2500 km, like feeling its end, it splits into two branches, the Macin (Old Danube) and the Cremenea (Danube), hoping that at least one of them will not meet the sea. The Greek historian and geographer Herodotus wrote in the 5th century BC the following: "between rivers that has a reputation and are navigable when you come from the sea, it is the Hister as well" – the Hister is another name for the Danube. In the course of thi... [ read more ]

Historical sights of Alba Iulia

Historical sights of Alba Iulia

Alba Iulia of Romania is a city full of culture and history. Visiting this fine Romanian town you will never run out of sights to see or churches to visit. The city is so rich in historical sites that you will need a few days to explore it all. Alba Iulia is a place where all visitors, travelers and tourists are warmly welcomed. Come and visit this wonderful town full of magnificent architecture and admirable art. It is said that the town of Alba Iulia has been the cradle of human civilization... [ read more ]

Top attraction sights in Sighisoara

Top attraction sights in Sighisoara

Why should Sighisoara be on the first page of your Romania travel journal, you might wonder.  Well, because it is a unique place in Romania, because it is one of the few inhabited medieval citadel in southeastern Europe and the most beautiful, I would add. A 400 years old city, breathing an astonishing sixteenth century air, on the streets of which you feel like you were in a museum with brave white horse knights and damsels in distress at all pace. So, what are the top attraction sights in S... [ read more ]

Most important tours around Suceava

Most important tours around Suceava

The county of Suceava is one of the most beautiful areas in Romania being rich in culture, history and wonderful landscapes. I know, this pretty much sounds as a cliché but it’s not an exaggeration and I hope to demonstrate it through this article. The most important tours around Suceava waiting for you focus each on a specific tourist attraction that you might enjoy: cultural and religious diversity, trekking, relaxing walks and history. Visiting the monasteries This is in fact the lan... [ read more ]

Present-day Bucharest

Present-day Bucharest

The city is located in the South- East part of Romania, between Ploiestiand Giurgiu, on the banks of DambovitaRiver. Bucharestwas called “Little Paris” because of both its architecture and rich social, economic and cultural life, having been one of the most beautiful European capitals. The city, which in 1857 was the first in the world where street lighting was introduced with kerosene, became the capital of Romania in 1862, developing rapidly in all areas: demographic, economic, cultural. P... [ read more ]

Sibiu, the story of glorious past

Sibiu, the story of glorious past

At the beginning of the XX century, Sibiuwas a vibrant and modern city, a city well ahead of its time. It was the third city in the Austrian-Hungarian Empire that had electricity and the second to introduce electrical tram. Also, it was here that the first hospital and school in the empire were built. Sibiu, the story of a glorious past will try to bring you some of the most representative moments in the history of this city, essential for the evolution of the entire country. Memorable mo... [ read more ]