Category Archives: Romania

The magical Romanian villages known for their unique Gothic churches; Katy Dartford; Euronews

Romania’s remote region of Maramureș has a unique architectural style, where tall, tower-like wooden churches dot the landscape.

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Sighisoara’s Historic Centre set to undergo major urban regeneration; Monika Dimitrova; Mayor

The centre is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site…

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Romanian village finds that the affection of Prince Charles is ‘a blessing and a curse’ as tourists flock there; Annabel Sampson; Tatler

Viscri in Romania is a Unesco World Heritage site with 12th century architecture and age old traditions, however, its popularity is proving its biggest weakness as tourism numbers swell beyond control

Source: Romanian village finds that the affection of Prince Charles is ‘a blessing and a curse’ as tourists flock there

Tourists swamp village loved by Prince Charles; BBC

Residents say Viscri, where Prince Charles owns a home, is struggling with a recent tourism boom.

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A vanishing way of life in Danube Delta’s natural paradise; AFP

As the “last rower” left in one of the villages dotting Romania’s Danube Delta, Iosif Acsente is all too aware of how the traditions and vistas of the region are slowly disappearing — an issue brought into sharper relief by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Ancient Dacian fortress in Romania to undergo EUR 3 million refurbishment; Romania Insider

The Dacian fortress of Sarmizegetusa Regia, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Hunedoara county, will undergo a EUR 3 million refurbishment process.

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8 Amazing Sites That Are A Must-Visit For Anyone Going To Eastern Europe; Loraine Balita-Centeno; World Atlas

If you plan to go on an off-the-beaten-path adventure through Europe and want to explore this side of the continent here are a few places you can add to your itinerary.

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The top ten attractions in Transylvania everyone should see; Gergely Kolba; Daily News Hungary

Have you ever been to Transylvania? #dailynewshungary #hungary #transilvania

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Spectacular and Ancient Dacian fortresses in the Mountains of Romania; Ed Whelan; Ancient Origins

The mighty Dacian civilization once rivalled Rome in power and prestige. Today little remains of this empire apart from the six Dacian fortresses which are located across several sites in the…

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7 UNESCO Villages In Romania With Fortified Churches; Maria; Chasing the Donkey

Here is everything there is to know about the best UNESCO villages in Romania. Start planning a fantastic trip to explore Transylvania’s 7 villages with fortified churches now!

Source: 7 UNESCO Villages In Romania With Fortified Churches – Chasing the Donkey

Letter from Romania: A 12th-century village endures; David Karas; CS Monitor

By investing in its cultural heritage, a Transylvanian village makes a comeback.

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The most underrated rural regions in Romania for cultural immersion; Olivia Petra-Coman; Matador Network

Look further than Transylvania.

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The greenest trips you can take to help the planet in 2020, according to experts; Noelle Alejandra Salmi; Matador Network

Brazil’s savannah needs you.

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Greening the Danube; WWF

Restoring forests is helping to secure the future of one of the world’s great rivers – and the people and nature that depend on it.

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Best Things To Do In Romania; Ketki Hanamshet; TripHobo

Here are the top things to do in Romania, 3 of which will totally leave your wanderlust craving to visit the country.

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10 Lesser Known Places to Visit in Romania; Geoff Matthews; Wandertooth

Planning a trip to Romania? You’ll see the highlights, but make sure you add a few lesser known places to visit in Romania to your itinerary!

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Romania Travel Guide | Everything you need to know; Miriam; Adventurous Miriam

Get the must-have tips in Miriam’s Romania travel guide, incl. what to see, what to eat and where to stay. Travel to Romania and experience it for yourself.

Source: Romania Travel Guide | Everything you need to know (2019)

Vibrant murals cover these Romanian monasteries inside and out; National Geographic

This UNESCO World Heritage site is a biblical tapestry of Byzantine art.

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Top 10 Things to See in Romania; Oana Pauna; Backpacker Travel

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Romania travel: Destinations for traditional arts & crafts; Romania Insider

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