Top museums in Bucovina

Top museums in Bucovina

Bucovina, as a region, corresponds approximately to Suceava County and includes only the southern part of historical Bucovina (the northern part remained on the territory of Ukraine). The lands of Bucovina uncover pages of history, ancient traditions and customs, monuments, unique and specific crafts, medieval fortresses and so on. The area is famous for its churches and monasteries with unique interior and exterior paintings. You can easily imagine then, that Bucovina, such a culturally rich ... [ read more ]

Visiting the surroundings of Bran

Visiting the surroundings of Bran

What makes Bran an ideal holiday destination is its being located in a wonderful area where you simply cannot get bored. Once you have discovered every secret this legendary place has, you can start visiting the surroundings of Bran. The region is surrounded by the Barsa, Bucegi and Piatra Craiului mountains. The tourist potential is, thus, highly developed, suitable for hiking, skiing, hiking, bungee jumping or riding. The rich authentic folklore just adds charms to these natural beauties. ... [ read more ]

Welcome to Bran!

Welcome to Bran!

This is a destination where you will find many of the values that Romanians cherish, a destination where you will definitely want to return whenever you get the chance. It is yet another place that wonderfully blends natural beauty with interesting history and unchanged traditions. While at Bran, you are most likely to feel like in-between worlds, between past and present, between tradition and modernity. No wonder that more and more tourists (from home and abroad) visit it annually. Of course... [ read more ]

UNESCO destinations within Brasov County

UNESCO destinations within Brasov County

The World Heritage List includes 7 villages with fortified churches in Transylvania which depict rural life in this area during the Middle Ages. In 1993, only Biertan was on this list,the rest of the 6 villages being added in 1999 with the aim of representing the Saxon heritage on the Romanian territory better. These 6 villages are: Calnic (Alba County), Darjiu (Alba County), Saschiz (Mures County), Valea Viilor (Sibiu County), Prejmer and Viscri. The last two are UNESCO destinations within Bras... [ read more ]

Best Village Museums in Romania

Best Village Museums in Romania

Romania is a great place if quietness is what you are looking for.  You can bond with your spiritual side in one of its many monasteries, you can connect with nature within wild landscapes, untouched by human civilization or you can make a journey through time in any of the Best Village Museums in Romania. The latter are small bits of history, preserved in their original state for centuries and are amazing. They take you back in time into the era of kings and princes, wars and heroes. You can a... [ read more ]