History & Culture

June 11, 2018
Ceausescu Mansion

Ceausescu Mansion: The Place to Visit to Understand History

There’s no better place to visit in Romania than Ceausescu Mansion to understand the double standards of the communist regime that changed the country forever.
June 5, 2018
Cincsor Fortified Church @Diana Condrea

Cincsor Fortified Church: The Place Where the Past Saves the Present

You have every reason to visit Cincsor if you want to uncover Transylvania. Idyllic landscapes, centuries-old history and a beautiful fortified church.
May 23, 2017
Choral Temple Bucharest

The Choral Temple: The Must-See Jewish Heritage of Bucharest

The most impressive synagogue in Romania – the Choral Temple – is the surviving testimony of what was once the strong Jewish community of Bucharest.
May 14, 2017
open air museums in Romania

Top Open-Air Museums in Romania You Should Visit

We hope that our top open-air museums in Romania guide we’ll make you curious to visit as many as possible as each and single one of them is a must-see.
April 20, 2017
banffy castle

Banffy Castle: From Medieval Times to Electric Music

If you’re wondering what history, ruins, tales of castles and electric music all have in common, the answer is simple: Banffy Castle from Bontida.
March 4, 2017
great synagogue from bucharest

The Great Synagogue from Bucharest: Holocaust Memorial and Survival

Discover the Great Synagogue from Bucharest, the oldest synagogue in the capital and one of the few that survived communist demolitions.
October 26, 2016
Cisnadioara @Diana Condrea

The Fortified Church from Cisnadioara: Over 800 Years of History

The fortified church from Cisnadioara is one of the oldest monuments around Sibiu, one of the seven citadels founded by the Saxons centuries ago.
October 23, 2016
Corvin Castle

Corvin Castle: The Gothic Masterpiece of Transylvania

A fairytale castle for some, a Gothic masterpiece for others, Corvin Castle is simply the most impressive castle in Transylvania.
August 19, 2016
Bran Castle

Top Five Castles of Transylvania You Should See

Discover the castles of Transylvania, from well-known monuments like Bran Castle to smaller and ruined castles that once belonged to the local aristocracy.