history

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 27, 2015
Black Church Brasov

Brasov: From the German Kronstadt to the City of Stalin

Brasov is one of the most visited cities in Romania, offerings its visitors a rich mix of history, architecture, culture, urban fun and nature.
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.
July 30, 2015
Old Town Bucharest

Top Historical Sites in Old Town Bucharest You Should See

Check our suggestions of the top historical sites from Old Town Bucharest, including its old churches, inns, and merchant streets.
July 1, 2015
Poenari Fortress

Poenari Fortress: The Eagles’ Nest of Vlad the Impaler

A visit to Poenari Fortress is a great chance to explore some medieval history, but also a good way to exercise as you have to go up 1,480 stairs.
March 25, 2015
Snagov Church

Snagov Church: Exquisite Paintings and Mysterious Burials

Located on a small island outside Bucharest, Snagov Church is considered to be one of the most important religious monuments in Southern Romania.
March 9, 2015
history of Romania

Targoviste Fortress: The Past Glory of a Princely Court

Uncover one of the most important medieval monuments in Romania, linked to great princes like Vlad the Impaler and Constantin Brancoveanu.