History & Culture

February 28, 2016
Rasnov Fortress

Rasnov Fortress: Medieval Battles and Sieges in Transylvania

Rasnov Fortress is one of the most visited medieval attractions in Romania. It impresses with its centuries-old history.
February 15, 2016
Parliament, Bucharest

The Parliament Palace from Bucharest: Ceausescu’s Final Dream

Discover the history behind the Parliament Palace from Bucharest, a World Record construction and a major symbol of communism.
January 19, 2016
Catholic Church Orsova

The Catholic Church from Orsova: The Place Where Jesus Meets Lenin

An architectural masterpiece of the 20th century, the Roman Catholic Cathedral from Orsova is a unique monument in both Romania and Europe.
December 18, 2015
Cantacuzino Castle

Cantacuzino Castle: The Legacy of a Great Byzantine Family

Cantacuzino Castle from Busteni is a beautiful Neo-Romanian-style monument from the early 20th century. Only a short drive from Peles Castle.
November 25, 2015
curtea-de-arges-monastery

Curtea de Arges Monastery: Legends and Unique Architecture

Curtea de Arges Monastery is one of the most interesting religious edifices in Romania and a royal necropolis.
November 12, 2015
Enisala fortress

Enisala Fortress: The Genovese Legacy from the Black Sea

Discover Enisala Fortress, the only medieval fortification that still exists in Dobrogea, dating since the 14th century.
November 6, 2015
Ulpia Traiana Sarmisegetuza

The Millennial Capital: Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa

Explore the ancient ruins of Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa, the Roman capital of conquered Dacia.
October 23, 2015
eftimie-murgu-water-mill

The Watermills from Eftimie Murgu: Timeless Traditions

The 22 watermills from Eftimie Murgu are a rare attraction in Romania and the largest watermills park from South-East Europe.
September 30, 2015
Densus Church

Densus Church: Probably the Oldest Church in Romania

Densus Church is probably the oldest in Romania and is the only one where the religious service is still held regularly after 700 years.