The Curtea de Argeş Cathedral - Romania
Arges Monastery, Curtea de Arges, Romania The Curtea de Argeş Cathedral. The Cathedral of Curtea de Argeș (early 16th century) is a Romanian Orthodox cathedral in Curtea de Argeș, Romania. It is located on the grounds of the Curtea de Argeș Monastery, and is dedicated to Saint Nicholas. The cathedral is faced with pale grey limestone, which was easily chiselled then hardened on exposure. The interior is of brick, plastered and decorated with frescoes. Nearby on the grounds stands a large…
Hurezi Monastery [Horezu region]
youtu.be/pZK0IjpjAu4 . . . photo: Mânăstirea Hurezi [1690 - 1709] Hurezi Monastery Monastery of Horezu www.monumenteromania.ro/index.php/monumente/detalii/en/Ma... UNESCO World Heritage list whc.unesco.org/en/list/597 Brâncovenesc architectural style [incomplete list of buildings] en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Br%C3%A2ncovenesc_style Constantin Brâncoveanu [1654 – 1714] was Prince of Wallachia between 1688 and 1714. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constantin_Br%C3%A2ncoveanu Wallachia…
Photo taken by: Marc Osborn Snagov Monastery, Romania June 2011 This is the island monastery in rural Romania where it is believed the real Vlad Dracula is burried. Check out my blog series about our trip to Romania here: wwwthewesternfront.blogspot.com/2011/08/romania-on-trail-... Use of this photo is not permitted without wrtitten permission of Marc Osborn.
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