history

December 14, 2013
Calnic Fortified Church

Calnic Fortified Church: The UNESCO Heritage of the Saxons

The fortified church of Calnic is one of the seven fortified churches from Transylvania included on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
December 13, 2013
Voronet Monastery

Voronet Monastery or the Sistine Chapel of the East

Part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Voronet Monastery is one of the most popular cultural attractions in Bucovina, Romania.
December 13, 2013
Sighet Memorial

Sighet Memorial and the Story of Communism in Romania

Sighet Memorial is a former communist prison where Romania’s elites were tortured and exterminated during the first years of communism in Romania.
December 12, 2013
day trips from iasi

Neamt Fortress: Medieval Wars and Legendary Princes

Neamt Fortress is one of the most important medieval monuments in Romania and a symbol of the anti-Ottoman fight of Moldavian princes.
December 12, 2013
Constanta Casino

The Abandoned Constanta Casino: From Art Nouveau to Present Ruin

A great piece of Art Nouveau architecture from the beginning of the 20th century, the Constanta Casino was once the symbol of Romania's main port.
December 12, 2013
Histria

Histria: An Ancient Greek City on the Shore of the Black Sea

Explore the ancient Greek city of Histria, the oldest city in present day Romania, founded in the 7th century BC on the coast of the Black Sea.
December 12, 2013
Coltesti Fortress

Coltesti Fortress: Ruins from a Lost Time

Explore the panoramic ruins of the medieval Coltesti Fortress, located in the dreamy landscape from Trascaului Mountains.