Cultural Events at Bran

Cultural Events at Bran

This spectacular Romanian resort tells more than the Gothic story everyone is familiar with. Surprisingly for some of you, not everything at Bran revolves around the legend of Dracula. Moreover, the focal point of attraction for this place is its medieval legacy. As such, many cultural events at Bran exploit this castle’s medieval aura. Rockin’ Transilvania This is an open air festival that usually takes place every year in June on the plateau named ‘The Heart of the Queen’ which is to... [ read more ]

The Dimitrie Ghica Park in Sinaia

The Dimitrie Ghica Park in Sinaia

The park in downtown Sinaia has become such a common place for tourists visiting the Prahova Valley that many times, between dinner at a famous restaurant and a trip to 1400 m high, tourists forget to pay a visit to this elegant place.  The Dimitrie Ghica Park, however, founded in 1881, still hides a few secrets that are worth visiting. A walk in the shade of old trees… Recently, along with several works of renovation, the bench built by Carol I, dating from 1905 (as it is written on its ... [ read more ]

The Golden Stag Festival in Brasov

The Golden Stag Festival in Brasov

One of Romania’s most famous international music festivals is held in the center of Brasov, in the Council Square (known as “Piata Sfatului”). Though it hasn’t been organized annually, The Golden Stag Festival has become a cherished Romanian tradition, a good opportunity to see important international artists perform on a Romanian stage. During the festival the city is always loaded with tourists from and outside Romania so it's literally impossible to find a hotel room to stay in if you... [ read more ]