The Lutheran Cathedral of Saint Mary, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania. Its massive 73.34 m high steeple is a landmark of the city.  The  Cathedral was built in the 14th century on the location of another 12th-century church.  In 1671 a Slovakian craftsman built an organ to replace the previous one that was built in 1585. Today the newer organ is the largest in the southeastern region of Europe.

The Lutheran Cathedral of Saint Mary, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania. Its massive m high steeple is a landmark of the city.

Casin Monastery - Bucharest

View over the town - Casin Monastery photo by Luchian Comsa

Rasca Monastery is an Orthodox monastery of monks located in the village Rasca (Suceava County) at a distance of about 15 km from the city Falticeni. The monastery church is one of the medieval churches of northern Moldavia painted on the outside, the only painted in the Byzantine style. Romania

Rasca Monastery is an Orthodox monastery of monks located in the village Rasca (Suceava County) at a distance of about 15 km from the city Falticeni, my pen pal lives in Falticeni, Romania.

Manastirea Brancoveanu, Sambata de Sus

Manastirea Brancoveanu, Sambata de Sus

Snagov Monastery- Supposed resting place of Vlad the Impaler (Romania)

Snagov Monastery, the burial site of Vlad the Impaler, aka Dracula. Legend holds that a cat or dog jumped over his corpse, making him a Vampire. I guess that traditional views on vampires aren't sparkly enough for Twilight.

Biserica de lemn din Șurdești una din cele mai înalte construcții sacrale de lemn din Europa și din lume #Romania

Biserica de lemn din Șurdești una din cele mai înalte construcții sacrale de lemn din Europa și din lume #Romania

Catedrala Domneasca Sfantul Gheorghe - Pitesti, Romania

Catedrala Domneasca Sfantul Gheorghe - Pitesti, Romania

#Deutsch: Die Schwarze Kirche in Braşov (Kronstadt), Rumänien    #Română: Biserica Neagră din Braşov (Kronstadt), România

Black Church Brasov The most important landmark of Brasov, the Black Church, being the largest Gothic church between Vienna and Istanbul, towers over Piata Sfatului and the old town.

Manastirea Dealu

Manastirea Dealu

Humor Monastery [not as in 'humor', but as the name of the city]

Humor Monastery [not as in 'humor', but as the name of the city]

Manastirea Frumoasa

Manastirea Frumoasa

Manastirea Ciolanu

Manastirea Ciolanu

Lainici Monastery

Lainici Monastery

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