Sarmizegetusa Regia is the place you need to see in Romania if you are passionate about the ancient civilizations. Some travel websites resemble it to the English Stonehenge. It’s a place which made it to the Unesco cultural sites. I admit it didn’t make it on my must-see places at first, but being so close to […]
As a Romanian, I always wanted to visit Tg Jiu, where 3 breathtaking works of the world known sculptor are exhibited. Brâncuși sculptures are famous, so I decided to make this place part of my 4-day car trip around Romania. Who was Constantin Brâncuși? Constantin Brâncuși was a Romanian sculptor, painter and photographer. He became famous […]
As I stated before, travelling isn’t about the destination, it’s about the experience. (I needed to get this one out) Having a long weekend to spend, I organized myself a car trip around Romania, which included some not so touristic places, of which I’ve heard more from my parents or from other people who went to those places. Travelling is to experience something, […]
Instagram is full of beautiful, amazing, fantastic earth pictures. So most of the times we learn about the world through our phones. Through a screen. And from others. OK, screw that and get outdoors and climb a damn mountain. Now. Ok, next weekend. Do it. Maybe Bucegi mountains?
Bran Castle or Dracula’s Castle (how foreigners call it) is a main tourist attraction in Romania. I remember when I was in school, we had field trips here. Somehow we (I’m talking about Romanians) don’t feel this great connection with the legend of Dracula. I mean, a foreigner wrote this story, and somehow it got connected […]