History & Culture

February 15, 2016

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

Monumental and opulent, Cantacuzino Castle is part of the impressive legacy of the Cantacuzino family whose origins go back to the Byzantines.
November 25, 2015
Curtea de Arges Monastery

Curtea de Arges Monastery: Legends and Unique Architecture

Curtea de Arges Monastery is one of the most beautiful religious edifices in Romania, a place of great history, legends and inspiring architecture.
November 12, 2015
Enisala fortress

Enisala Fortress: The Genovese Legacy from the Black Sea

The only remaining medieval fortress from Dobrogea, Enisala tells the old story of a time when the powerful Genovese merchants controlled the Black Sea.
November 6, 2015
Sarmizegetusa Ulpia Traiana

The Millennial Capital: Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa

Explore the ruins of one of the oldest cities in Romania, Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa, the Roman capital of conquered Dacia.
October 23, 2015
Eftimie Murgu

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 considered by many the oldest church in Romania and is the only one where the religious service is still held regularly after 700 years.
September 2, 2015
Black Church Brasov

The Black Church from Brasov: Over 600 Years of History

Over 600 years old, the Black Church from Brasov is the most iconic historical monument from this old Transylvanian town.