Hunyad Castle Entrance
The greatest Gothic-style castle in Romania, Hunyad, aka. Corvinesti castle was built by the Anjou family on the site of a former Roman camp. The castle served as a fortress until the mid-14th century when it became the residence of Transylvania's ruler, Iancu de Hunedoara. Iancu upgraded the fortress transforming it into the most stunning castle in Transylvania.
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One of the most beautiful cities in Romania The eyes are called "city eyes" and it's a trademark for this city. Most of the buildings in the city's historical center have them. Some other interesting thing about this photo is that the bridge is called "The bridge of lairs" and is the oldest cast iron bridge in Romania (1859). Liars Bridge got its name from the stories and tall talk of the nearby hagglers. City of Sibiu was ranked as "Europe's 8th most idyllic place to live" by Forbes.
Piata Unurii, 6:15AM Bucharest, Romania
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Romania-2201 - Bye to Sighisoara
PLEASE, no multi invitations, glitters or self promotion in your comments, THEY WILL BE DELETED. My photos are FREE for anyone to use, just give me credit and it would be nice if you let me know, thanks - NONE OF MY PICTURES ARE HDR. One of the things that I liked in Sighisoara were the long and narrow cobbled streets lined with different coloured houses. Some are simple craftmen's houses while others belonged to the rich. Since the citadel is still inhabited everybody goes about their…
The city of my soul! Sighişoara During the 12th century, German craftsmen and merchants known as the Transylvanian Saxons were invited to Transylvania by the King of Hungary to settle and defend the frontier of his realm. By 1337 Sighişoara had become a royal center for the kings, who awarded the settlement urban status in 1367 as the Civitas de Segusvar The city played an important strategic and commercial role at the edges of Central Europe for several centuries. Sighişoara became one of…
Acasa la Alina Si Ciprian
Daca nu as fi stabilit de la bun inceput regula cu titlul care trebuie sa contina numele gazdelor, cu siguranta acest post s-ar fi intitulat "Casa din poveste"!
Romania-2119 - Clock Tower
PLEASE, no multi invitations, glitters or self promotion in your comments, THEY WILL BE DELETED. My photos are FREE for anyone to use, just give me credit and it would be nice if you let me know, thanks - NONE OF MY PICTURES ARE HDR. The Clock Tower is the most impressive tower of the town. It was the main gate into the citadel and held the town's council. It was built in the second half of the 14th century and expanded to 64m (210ft) in height in the 16th century. After a big fire in 1676…