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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.
January 27, 2017
Prejmer Fortified Church

Prejmer Fortified Church: For Centuries in the First Line of Attacks

Now a UNESCO Heritage Site, Prejmer Fortified Church was conquered only once, but went through 50 sieges during its hundreds of years of existence.
January 17, 2017
Moldovita Church

Moldovita Monastery: Rare Frescoes from the Medieval Ages

Moldovita Monastery is one of the eight painted churches from the UNESCO Heritage Sites, all masterpieces inspired by the Byzantine art.
January 12, 2017
visit Sibiu

Visit Sibiu: The Old Capital of the Transylvanian Saxons

If you’re planning to visit Sibiu, you’re in for one of the best travel experiences in Romania as for many this small city is the most beautiful in the country.
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.
June 9, 2016
Calnic Fortified Church

10 Fortified Churches from Transylvania You Should See

The fortified churches from Transylvania are some of the most authentic and inspiring travel attractions in Romania. Explore our top 10 must-see list.