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Sucevita Monastery, Bucovina

Founded in 1581 by Gheorghe Movila, Bishop of Radauti, it was later expanded by his brother, Ieremia, ruling prince of Moldavia, who added massive ramparts and turrets. An elegant steeple resting on a star-shaped...

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39 Facts about Romania!

        1. The most famous novels, inspired by Romania, are “The Castle in the Carpathians” by Jules Verne, and “Dracula” by Bram Stoker. 2. Romania is the ninth largest wine producer in the...

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Viscri Fortified Church 

The village of Viscri, is part of Buneşti commune in Braşov county and is best known for its highly fortified church, originally built around 1100 AD. It is part of the villages with fortified...

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Muddy Volcanoes, Buzau County

The Muddy Volcanoes – or ‘the gates of hell’ as the locals call them – are one of Romania’s best known geological reserves, about 30km northwest of Buzau, near the tiny village of Berca....

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Sighisoara in a different light

Travelling without a fixed plan and previous geographical inquiry has it’s own irresistible charm. While it is possible to miss an important monument or festival, about which you just didn’t find out, in the...

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Putna Monastery, Bucovina

            Putna Monastery (Romanian: Mănăstirea Putna) is a Romanian Orthodox monastery, one of the most important cultural, religious and artistic centers established in medieval Moldavia; as with many others,...