Transylvania castles

Top 10 Transylvania castles: Guide to Romania’s legendary landmarks

Transylvania is a historical region in central and northwestern Romania, my home country. It is known for its beautiful landscapes and its many castles and fortresses. Some of the most famous castles in Transylvania include Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s Castle, Corvin Castle, Peleș, and Pelișor Castles. These Transylvania castles are now popular tourist attractions and are known for their architectural beauty and historical significance. Many magnificent and old castles, each with its own distinct history and architectural style, can be found in Transylvania. Făgăraș Citadel, Alba Carolina Citadel, Sighișoara Citadel, and the Râșnov Citadel are a few of …

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things to do in timisoara in a weekend

Things to do in Timișoara in a weekend: The perfect itinerary

Before we speak about things to do in Timișoara in a weekend, here’s a bit of a back story. As some of you might know, on 28 November I went for the last time to my office job, to get ready for whatever Mathieu’s contract brings our way. (We’ll find out this month, so fingers crossed!) As the following weekend was a long one for people working in Romania, he made me choose a place to go on a small holiday, to celebrate my newfound freedom. I looked and looked, and chose Timișoara. But what about Italy? he kept asking. …

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reasons to visit romania

100 Reasons to visit Romania: Discover the wonders of this beautiful country

On 1 December 2018, Romania celebrated its centennial anniversary. To mark this moment on my travel blog, I published an article containing 100 of the best reasons to visit Romania, my home country. Romania is a beautiful and intriguing nation with a rich history and culture. There are numerous reasons to visit Romania, from its breathtaking natural beauty to its lively cities. I’ll highlight what is Romania known for to add to your Balkan travel bucket list. There’s something for everyone in Romania, from its beautiful architecture and historical sites to its delectable cuisine and welcoming locals. Though everyday life …

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