Archive for February, 2012
The Apuseni National Park is a National park that is well known for not only it’s beautiful mountains but it’s gorgeous landscaping. If you are a mountaineer then you will find extreme joy when traveling through this park. It’s known for it’s wonderful and well known cave fauna, which is considered the most interesting cave in the country.
If you are into the ice age and it’s historic facts, then finding animal fossils and traces of the prehistoric man will Read the rest of this entry »
Romania has long been a land of mystery, legend and romance that for centuries has stoked the imaginations of writers and poets. The area of southeastern Europe where Romania is located was for centuries at the crossroads of east and west, north and south, Catholic and Orthodox and the Christian and Islamic worlds. As a result, the wooded hills and sheltered valleys of Romania are studded with impressive and awe-inspiring castles and fortresses.
Romania’s castles, fortresses and fortified Read the rest of this entry »
Romania is fast becoming a favored travel destination as the charming beauty and interesting attractions of the county become more widely known. From summertime beaches along the Black Sea coast to wintertime skiing resorts in the Carpathian Mountains to the modern culture, cuisine and nightlife of Bucharest, Romania has something to offer for almost any traveler.
For the history buff in particular, the cultural and historic heritage of Romania has unique appeal. From ancient Dacian ruins to perfectly preserved medieval towns, iconic painted monasteries and dozens of castles Read the rest of this entry »
One of the most beautiful countries in the world is Romania. From the beautiful countryside, to historic monuments and bustling cities, this country has it all. A well-functioning train system transports visitors and locals alike across the country and provides picturesque access to some of the most amazing sights in the world. From the Roman and Turkish influences to the Germanic heritage that is interspersed throughout the culture, Romania promise to delight and inspire all who visit.
The area known as Transylvania holds mystery and intrigue for all who visit. Read the rest of this entry »
Dracula’s Castle: the mere mention of its name conjures up images of dark corridors, deep dungeons, and stormy nights. Vampires, Werewolves, and other such images are quickly brought to mind. This is the imagery that Hollywood would have us think of when the name Dracula is mentioned. Nestled in the countryside of a region of Romania called Transylvania, Bran Castle is anything but scary. This amazing mansion has a detailed history all its own, which, ironically, has very little Read the rest of this entry »