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Huffington Post: Is Romania Europe’s Prettiest Country? It Just Might Be

“Enchanting town plazas that date back to medieval times, rolling hills as far as the eye can see, castles cloaked in the mystery of Count Dracula, craggy mountain vistas, and a seemingly infinite array of fortresses and churches. And don’t ...

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The New York Times: Cobblestones? Check. Castles? Check. Budget? Check. Why Romania Is Worth the Trip.

The prestigious US newspaper ‘The New York Times’ has published a travel feature, signed by Dionne Searcey, about her journey to Romania together with her family. The feature describes the voyage in vivid colours and an experience worth trying or ...

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Are you sleepless? Come to the Night of Museums event on Saturday night

The Night of Museums 2017 is running this Saturday, with 145 museums and partners opening their gates in 45 cities from the country, offering free access to visitors. All museums and other partner institutions will be open until midnight, and ...

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New idea on the Romanian market…the Pokémon Dracula

A commercial producer from Arad is working on a Pokémon concept proposing that a new Pokémon Dracula should be designed and hidden in Romania. He even proposed PM Dacian Ciolos to get in touch with the company that created Pokémon ...

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One-day trip in Transylvania from Peles to Dracula’s Castle

castles and medieval city in Transylvania

The Dracula’s Castle, situated in Rucar-Bran passage of Carpathians, is the main attraction for the majority of foreign tourists coming to Romania. But if you have the chance to reach the legendary Transylvania, you should schedule a more inclusive journey ...

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On the spotlight again: The Sun invites tourists to ‘enjoy a vampire weekend in Transylvania’

The Sun editors spent 48 hours in Transylvania, launching an appealing invitation to visit it. While reminding that Lonely Planet named Transylvania its No.1 region to visit this year, the British newspaper notes that the Romanian famous region is more ...

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Vintage toys on display at Bran Castle

Rare replicas of German vintage cars, dating back in the 1920s, cock horses, dolls, rocking chairs and chairs for children, a 80-year-old tricycle, a similar model also owned by King Mihai of Romania in his childhood, a buggy for twins ...

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Queen Marie’s Tea House at Bran Castle to become a café

Queen Marie’s Tea House sheltered in the Bran Castle’s park will turn into a café by the middle of the year, following an ample revamping process, thus allowing tourists visiting the famous castle to rest on their oars and serve ...

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Foreign tourists’ most sought-after sights in Romania

Last year, most of the tourists visiting Bran Castle were foreigners. Over half of million of tourists visited Dracula Castle in 2015 (602,142), 100,000 more compared to 2014. 60% are foreign visitors who came from UK, USA, Germany and Italy. ...

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