Attractions close by Sighisoara

Attractions close by Sighisoara

Sighisoara surroundings, rich in historical monuments and picturesque areas represent interesting attraction points.You will find here not only monuments with an impressive past but also natural and beautiful areas, where one can relax and enjoy life. Therefore, my advice is to expand your trip and start visiting attractions closeby Sighisoara. In our post, we will try to discover a little bit about Biertan Church, Breite reservation and Saschiz village. Biertan church 28 kilometers from Sig... [ read more ]

Sighisoara towers

Sighisoara towers

In the past, Sighisoara had 14 towers, 9 of them still standing today. Every medieval tower in Sighisoara belonged to a Romanian trade organization which had the task to protect the tower together with 920 meters in the fortress. Sighisoara towers is more than just a historical article, it presents a little but important part of the glorious past of this people. Clock Tower The most important tower in Sighisoara is the Clock Tower,  that guards the main entrance into the fortress. I... [ read more ]

The Triumphal Arch

The Triumphal Arch

This monument is part of a gallery of honoring monuments that commemorate the Romanian participation in World War I, such as the Coronation Cathedral in Alba Iulia, the Mausoleum in Marasesti, the Heroes’ Cross on Mount Caraiman or the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Carol Park in Bucharest. The Triumphal Arch is located at the intersection of the road Pavel Kiseleff with boulevards Prezan, Alexandru Averescu and Alexandru Constantinescu, in Bucharest. Erecting the Triumphal Arch It was built... [ read more ]

Bran - A Medieval Castle

Bran – A Medieval Castle

What is it that we are still deeply fascinated by times when the majority of people lived precariously under the rule of a handful of rich noblemen who devoted their time to winning battles and new territories? I cannot provide an accurate answer to this question but I can give you the name of a place that even today bears much resemblance to a dim and distant past: Bran – a medieval castle. Sometimes fascination is brought about by understanding a little something about the history of such ... [ read more ]

Discover Sibiu

Discover Sibiu

  Sibiuis without any trace of doubt one of the most beautiful cities in Romania. Still preserving the medieval atmosphere of a glorious past and with quite evident Hungarian and Saxon influences, this city will wake up in you the need to just pack your things and go to Romania to Discover Sibiu. Just book a ticket, reserve a few days for wandering around this amazing place and open your eyes as widely e as you can. Overview Sibiu is an important cultural and economic centre of South T... [ read more ]

Things to know about Brasov for visitors

Things to know about Brasov for visitors

The German name of Brasov is Kronstadt, its Hungarian name is Brasso and it has a population is of 283.901 people. Between September 8th 1950 and December 24th1960 it has been known as The City Stalin because it was the capital of the Region Stalin. In 1968 it became the municipality of the county Brasov. Today it is one of the largest and most important cities in Romania. This article  If you are in pursuit of a dream holiday, a perfect spot where you can lay back and enjoy the beauty of the... [ read more ]

Top 5 Romanian destinations

Top 5 Romanian destinations

Romania offers every tourist a unique experience since you can decide to lay in the sun on one of its many beaches, go hiking on mountainous paths or take a walk among historic and spiritual places. Some destinations, like Dracula’s Castle or the Painted Monasteries, are more popular than others but there’s more about Romania that you should know. Thus, Top 5 Romanian destinations will focus on places that are just as beautiful and interesting as the ones above, but a lot less advertised. Th... [ read more ]