Cultural and historical monuments of Székelyudvarhely

Cultural and historical monuments of Székelyudvarhely

The town of Székelyudvarhely, in other name Udvarhely is a 660 year old city which has several hidden treasures to offer to all visitors. Even though the city is hundreds of years old it does not have many monuments that are older than Udvarhely itself except for the Heart of Jesus chapel which was built during the 13th century. Most of the religious buildings in the city are about two or three centuries old. The castles and fortresses are older but they have been renovated and went under se... [ read more ]

Top 4 places to visit in Oradea

Top 4 places to visit in Oradea

The beautiful city of Oradea is located in the northwestern part of Romania, not very far from the Hungarian border. Like every major city, Oradea has its own river, called the "Crisul Repede". The city has a long history going back to the first millennium. It was mentioned firstly in a document in 1113. In the beginning Oradea was a fortress which expanded and it was declared to be a town in the year of 1235. Today Oradea is a modernistic city counting more than 225,000 residents. It still ha... [ read more ]