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…
Romania’s second high altitude road, Transfagarasan was appointed by Top gear’s host Jeremy Clarkson “the best road in the world”. This road will take you beyond the clouds and will offer you 90 kilometers of twists and turns between the two highest peaks in the country in the best natural landscape. by Iulian Bucatariu on 500px www.romaniasfriends.com
Romania - Simply Surprising: Merry Cemetery, Sapanta,Maramures
Sapanta's "Merry Cemetery" is known throughout the world due to the talents of local sculptor, poet and painter Ion Stan Patras. During his lifetime, he created a great number of grave markers which are painted in distinctive "Sapanta Blue" and visually depict the deceased along with an often humorous poem about their lives, habits, personalities and how they died. Ion's intention was to create a place of celebration for the loved ones. He ended up creating one of the most visited…
Meşteşugurile româneşti - când arta întâlneşte pasiunea
Sursa foto În ținuturile scăldate în soare ale țării, se aștern de jur împrejur frânturi din migala oamenilor vrednici, care și-au făurit cu propriile lor mâini obiectele de trebuință. Porțile ornate, cuptoarele de lut, uneltele de lucru și lingurile de lemn poartă amprenta artei meșteșugului și duc mai departe poveștile străbunilor. La adăpostul caselor cu cerdac se ascund și alte obiecte de preț, cusute de mâinile dibace ale femeilor sau lucrate cu multă trudă vreme de zile întregi.
Botiza, RO Vacation Rentals: house rentals & more | Vrbo
Explore an array of Botiza, RO vacation rentals, including houses, & more bookable online. Choose from more than 3 properties, ideal house rentals for families, groups and couples. Rent a whole home for your next weekend or holiday.