history

September 11, 2020
Coltesti Fortress

Bucket List for History Buffs: The Medieval Fortresses of Transylvania

Famous or secluded, restored or in ruins, the fortresses of Transylvania are one the most peculiar features of this extraordinary place.
July 31, 2019
Pitesti Memorial

Pitesti Prison: The Inferno of Communist Experiments

Pitesti Prison brings to the present the darkest episode of the many that marked the violent inauguration of the communist regime in Romania.
December 12, 2018
Iuliu Maniu

Discover the People Who Made the History of Romania

The history of Romania would have been a very different one if it wasn’t for the courage and dedication of people who change its course.
November 29, 2018
Romania Union Day

Romania’s Unification Day: The Centuries-Old Dream of a Nation

The Great Union of the 1st of December 1918 remains the most important moment in Romania’s history. This longed-for unification was a centuries-old ideal of all Romanians.
June 30, 2018
Royal Family Romania

100 Years in Romania’s History: The Most Important Events

Discover the most important events that marked Romania's history in the last one hundred years, from the Great War to the Romanian Revolution.
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.
March 6, 2018
Romanian women

Uncover 15 Exceptional Romanian Women Who Made History

Whether it was breaking down gender barriers in careers reserved only for men, making history in sports or fighting for democracy, these Romanian women made history.
August 30, 2017
Saschiz

Saschiz Fortified Church: 500 Years of History in Transylvania

Part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Romania, the fortified church of Saschiz is one of the highlights of Transylvania’s Saxon heritage.