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„Untamed Romania” documentary, in Romanian theaters as of April 13. President Iohannis attended the preview on Wednesday

„Untamed Romania” documentary, probably the first feature documentary exclusively dedicated to the wild nature in our country, will hit the theaters countrywide starting April 13, running in 70 cinemas from 37 cities. The documentary, made by British production house Off ...

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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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BBC: Couple build ‘fairytale’ castle in Transylvania

A Romanian couple have spent two years building an eco-friendly “fairytale castle” in the mountains of Transylvania, using only natural materials, a BBC travel feature reveals. Razvan and Gabriela Vasile sold their home near the capital Bucharest to build the ...

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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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Romania, included on CNN ‘where-to-go’ list for 2016

Where to go in 2016? CNN made a top 16 most suitable destinations for the upcoming year, including Romania among them. Romania ranks last on the CNN list, the tourism experts describing our country as ‘engulfed in the soaring Carpathian ...

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Lonely Planet: Transylvania tops ranking of regions worth visiting in 2016

Transylvania ranks first in Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Regions worth visiting next year. Mountain thrills and edgy art in Vlad’s former home, this is how Lonely Planet travel guide invites tourists to come to Transylvania. “Put the crucifix away and ...

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Romania seen from satellite

The European Space Agency (ESA) dedicated the Image of the Week to Romania. Issued on Friday, the image is entitled “Romanian Mosaic” and is the result of 15 scans made by Sentinel-1A’s radar in October and November this year. The ...

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Cazanele Dunarii, the unique place where Danube embraces rock

An exquisite travel destination in Romania, bound up with the country’s largest milenary river, the Danube. Cazanele Dunarii/ Danube’s Depressions represent an exquisite nine-kilometer sector of the Danube Gorge, located near Carpathian Mountains’ pass in southern Banat. Danube is narrowing ...

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