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Sucevita Monastery
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Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Moldovita Monastery
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Sighisoara Clock Tower
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Transfagarasan Highway
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Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Moldovita Monastery
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Weavers Bastion or Bastionul Tesatorilor
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Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Palace of Culture
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Sucevita Monastery
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Moldovita Monastery
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Palace of Culture
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Manastirea Voronet
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Painted monasteries in Bucovina deserves to be seen for that are unique in the world.We capture with scenes painted on the walls and with their vivid colors.They are loaded of history and peace.
Sorin has an encyclopedic knowledge of the history snd iconography of the churches which have interior frescoes as interesting as those in the outside.
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Transfagarasan Highway

Curtea de Arges
... with the awesome view and the fresh air she said it's the most beautiful day of her life.. amazing route that takes you up to the amazing Balea lake 2,034 m of altitude in the Făgăraș Mountains.. and waking up...
The drive through the Transfagarasan Highway were one our highlights on our trip to the Carpathian mountains, it's an exciting experience with a breath taking view , is recommendable to choose a day with a good vi...
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Gorj County
Surprisingly quiet for the time of year with minimal traffic Would recommend including this in your route if at all possible.
I honestly recommended to all of those who seek for adrenaline and stunning views!
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Simply magnificent - the approach walk up to the impressive walls, the wonderful monastery church within and its superb painted interiors ... We spent several days in the area and this was without doubt the standout.
Thick, massive walls and when you walk through the impressive gate you see the church itsdelf strategically back from the walls and waiting for you exploration.
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Talking a walk and visiting this citadel with many old buildings and Roman ruins can be a wonderful choice to discover the history of Alba Iulia since the Roman Empire up to modern Romania.
The citadel is a magical place, where you can find something for any taste....history, wonderful sculptures, bohemian squares, caffės, old cathedrals, souvenirs.....and peace and serenity.
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Moldovita Monastery

Vatra Moldovitei
a great monastery with a great history and great paintings have to pay the enter must see the parking is free
The painted monasteries were one of the highlights of our superb 3 week tour of Romania.
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Great (Cistercian) architecture church, extremely interesting inner court with deposits for every family in the town to keep values and food during sieges, and a splendid museum.
It is very beautiful and, because it is also part of the UNESCO heritage, it does definitely deserve a visit.
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The history and arts displays that are educational and presented in a very professional way - you can see history of scientific old instruments, telephony, music instruments - costumes, old furniture from various...
Right in the center there are the portraits of the royal family, painted with a further level of refinement: Charles I and Elizabeth, Ferdinand I and Mary, Charles II and Helen.
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Unirii Square

This baroque square enchants you with the fascinating buildings, the DOME, the statue of the Holy Trinity in the middle, From spring until autumn there are a lot of terraces all around where you can try a big vari...
Art Museum is in this square and you can see as well other interesting building just walking thru this area: with a good map you can visit in aprox 3 hours entire square, streets around ( only for walking ), city...
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So much to see and do in Sibiu's Old Town - the Orthodox Cathedral, Roman Catholic Cathedral, several museums, towers to go up, old walls, lovely squares, many good restaurants and loads of very photogenic buildin...
Huge squares in the heart of the historical center, rooftops that are watching you, and pedestrian roads full of shops, restaurants and coffee shops.. a must visit when in sibiu!
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It is one of the famous painted monasteries from southern Bukovina, in Suceava County.The monastery was constructed by Stephen the Great in 1488 over a period of 3 months and 3 weeks to commemorate the victory at...
It is one of the oldest monasteries in Moldavia builded by Stefan Cel Mare.The paintings on the exterior walls are truly impressive.
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Sighisoara truly is a breath-taking sight with its charming old town, beautiful colored houses, the clock tower and the entire look of the place is amazing I love to come here every time!
A must do is a challenging walk up the 175 steps for of the scholars walk a covered wooden structure that leads to the church and large church yard at the top of the citadel, you will definitely get a good workout.
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The lady who runs it is very friendly and knowledgeable and the climb to the bell tower is very rewarding with little porthole doors that allow for some stunning photographs.
A place really worth a visit even with kids or teenagers, if you explain to them why the fortified church was built.
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The buildings, gardens, scenery and atmosphere were just magical and awe inspiring.
An orthodox monastery of nuns, in a beautiful place in Maramures Mountains.
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The castle is very beautiful;the interior is stunning with gorgeously carved furniture;the theater inside the castle has wonderfull paintings by Klimt.The castle is located in a charming setting with mountains aro...
Anyway, let's remember that Peleș Castle is a Neo-Renaissance castle in the Carpathian Mountains, near Sinaia, in Prahova County, Romania, on an existing medieval route linking Transylvania and Wallachia, built be...
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We spent three days in Brasov, enjoying a hike in the National Park, a very informative free walking tour, as well as a self-guided day trip by public bus to nearby Bran castle.
... day or two exploring, highlights were: The Black Church for its historical significance The ramparts and town wall for the same, Lots of shops selling traditional Romanian clothes, bags pottery and much more.
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It is the largest market in the old city where there are several important buildings: Brukenthal Museum, City Hall, Roman Catholic Church, Blue House, Lutsch House, Council Tower.
Very beautiful square, plenty of cafes and restaurants, where you can relax with a nice beer or coffee, with all those house eyes staring at you.
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The frescoes inside this 16th century gem are incredible - and be sure to visit the courtyard with its carved stone crosses and peaceful serenity.
One of the oldest churches in Bucharest ... showing the Bucharest spiritual beauty of Bucharest from ancien times.
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We had the very good fortune of engaging with the knowledgeable Sister Nicoletta who imparted a treasure trove of information about the icons, symbolism, church history and beliefs.
The Orthodox Cathedral is an architectural monument, standing in the heart of the city, with beautiful paintings specific to our Orthodox culture.
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An elegant landmark in downtown Bucharest that is the symbol of the city; visit the inside or better still go to an event so that you can admire the lavish interior and the impeccable sound of the concert hall
The ticket costs only 10 lei (2.30 euros, or 2.5 USD), and you can admire the most beautiful concert stage in Romania, plus a circular fresco that tells the history of the country, for a period of about 2000 years.
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Humor Monastery

Gura Humorului
good paintings, liked the tower the best which is a hands and knees scramble to the top but worth it for the views.
Humor is quite a different offering to the much-visited Voronet and I'm glad we visited three of the painted monasteries as each is unique.
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... inside of the church there are many tiny stairs that lead to the main tower, I do recommend people who are willing to capture great pictures during their visit to climb the stairs and enjoy the oustanding view.
A self guided tour takes you through the grounds, the church and even the tower for a great vista of the grounds and surrounding countryside.
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This cathedral was constructed in 1.5 years and is the most important ortodox church in Alba Iulia and the place were King Ferdinand and Queen Maria were crowned in 1922, as sovereigns of Great Romania.
The Cathedral was built in 1921 on the occasion of the coronation of King Ferdinand of Romania and Queen Maria ; it has a main tower and two smaller towers ; the clock tower stands separately above the entrance to...
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You can see the Black Church, start a walk on the Republicii Street, it is at the foot of Tampa Mountain and it hosts a variety of events (concerts, food festivals, art exhibitions etc).
Look slightly beyond them and see the city's Saxon Black Church and across the road and beyond the shops, two of Brasov's ancient watch towers (The Black Tower & The White Tower).
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Thirty different carved stone decoration bands cover the entire outside walls of the church from the base to the top of the steeples; they are inspired from the national old wood carvings and embroideries blended...
The carved stonework introduces aspects of many cultures.
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Black Hawk Palace Arcade is in the Unirii Square ,the main square of Oradea and is probably the most representative building of the city ; it is built in secession style and has an impressive inner glass covered a...
Even though in the last years was under construction and a big storm more than 10 years ago destroyed its colorful glass, it still keeps its beautiful charm and is a nice place to visit while in Oradea.
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The beauty of this cathedral, both inside and out is breath taking, we visited twice to absorb all its colourful beauty.
Mosaic murals and icons shone with golden light on the ceiling, and worshippers quietly practicing their faith enhanced the experience further.
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If you want a tour of Romania medieval castle this is in top 3 to view.I recomand: Deva castle, Fagaras castle, Sighisoara, Poienari - The true Dracula Castle, Bran CAStle, RAsnov Castle, Suceava and Neamt also.
Take a guided tour that will tell you two of the most interesting legends about this place - the legend of the fountain dug in the rock by Turkish prisoners and the legend about the royal coat of arms of the "Corv...
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; in fact there are the oldest chronicles of Romanian literature by Ion Neculce and Grigore Ureche ; the museum is also known for a very valuable collection of paintings of Stefan Mitonescu ,the most important Rom...
Prof Olteanu is an encyclopedic treasure so you need to meet him as a guide of First Romanian School in Scheii Brasov.
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... Elisabeth, those two means Romanian independence; King Ferdinand and his wife, Queen Mary, those two means the creation of the Great Romania this place it's about beauty - beauty of a church, a masterpiece indeed
This beautiful building is well worth a visit.
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