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Rimetea, poate cel mai frumos loc din România

Aşezat la poalele munţilor Trascău,în județul Alba, Rimetea este considerat de mulţi cel mai frumos loc din România. În anul 2000, după un process de renovare a edificiilor construite în secolele 17-19, Oficiului Național al Monumentelor Istorice a desemnat localitatea drept zonă arhitecturală și urbană protejată. Acum Rîmetea arată ca un loc de poveste cu…

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8 Romanian castles you should visit

When you think of castles inevitably Loire Valley comes to your mind, but did you know that in Romania there are over 150 castles and palaces? Scattered throughout the country, serving as museums, event halls or buildings with administrative function, most are in very good condition and can be visited. I made a list of…

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The isolated Czech villages from Banat

Not many people know about the isolated Czech villages from Banat, close to Cheile Nerei. One of them, Garnic, is near Moldova Noua and it is the place where every year the festival Rocker’s Challenge Garnic takes place. Read more about the Czech villages from Banat here: ROMANIA – still surprising me, after all these…

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Events in Romania: May 2014

These are the most important events happening in Romania in May 2014: 16-18 mai, București: Festival Turcesc 16-25 mai, Cluj Napoca: Photo Romania Festival 17 mai, România: Noaptea Muzeelor 17-18 mai, Cluj Napoca: Festival 18+ 22-25 mai, Brașov: Anim’est 23-25 mai, București: HipTrip – Travel Film Festival 23-25 mai, București: Namaste India Festival 23 mai,…

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Free walking tours in Romania

Free walking tours have emerged worldwide as a must for tourists as a necessity for local information and local help in a touristic destination. Therefore, there were large companies with dozens of employees in each major city in the world which offer their services for a tip. How does it work? When you get into…

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What’s to see in Sibiu?

You have probably already heard about Sibiu. This is the most popular city in Romania and maybe the most beautiful of them all. Not only it has been the European Capital of Culture in 2007 but Hermannstadt (the German name of Sibiu) is internationally know for its looks and cultural events. Located very close to…

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Must see in Romania: Bucovina

Bucovina is a historical region in Romania of great interest for both Romanian and foreign tourists. Bucovina is famous for its monasteries built by former Moldavian rulers (Muşatinii, Alexander the Good, Stephen the Great, Petru Rares, Stefan Tomsa, Alexandru Lapusneanu, Movilesti, etc.), each with its specific color: Voroneţ (Blue), Humor (red), Suceviţa (green), Moldova (yellow)…

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All you need to know about Tirgu Mures

Even though it’s not very popular among tourists, Tirgu Mures is an incredible city. Romantic, quiet and very clean, you’ll never forget your visit here, especially for the historical buildings, museums and welcoming coffee-shops and restaurants. Either you start your journey from here or you’re already on the road discovering Transylvania, take your time and…