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transylvania

Explore Romantic Sibiu | Full City Guide

Maybe Sibiu’s German name – Hermannstadt –  doesn’t sound romantic, this cute Romanian city could be easily listed as a place to spend your anniversary in. Whether you wander the lower town, with its pink, pastel walls and romantic,…

How to road trip Transylvania

In this article you will find the information you need on planning a road trip to Transylvania, such as places to visit, and things to see and do as well as information on how to plan your road trip. I’ve…

A day in Fagaras, Transylvania

Whether you’re visiting Transylvania for the first time or when you’ve become a true fan (like me), there’s one thing we can all agree on: there is way too much to see and do in the mountainous  region of…

Sighisoara – A tourist hotspot on the rise!

Sighisoara is a tourist hotspot on the rise! On my road trip through Transylvania, I made a stop here. Sighisoara is a seemingly sleepy medieval town in the most famous region of Romania. In this article you can read…

25 Incredible Places to Visit in Romania

Romania is probably one of the most underrated countries in Europe. Sure, it gets more visitors than roughly 10 years ago, however, there are still so many places in Romania that have been kept under the radar for way…

Why you must visit Lake ‘Sfanta Ana’ in autumn

Will I see autumn colors? I asked my guide, when we started planning a road trip into the depths of rural Transylvania. It was when I heard that definite ‘you betcha!’ I couldn’t care less anymore about where we…

Driving the Transfăgărășan Road, Romania

The Transfăgărășan highway, or DN7C, was named ‘the best road in the world’ by BBC’s Top Gear. This scenic drive stretches all the way from Wallachia to mysterious Transylvania. It takes a bit of bravery to drive it, but…

21 tips for visiting Brasov & beyond

Brasov is the beating heart of Transylvania. With its old town wrapped in fortress walls, climbing all the way up humble mount Tampa, Brasov reminds you every day that nature is close. While years ago bears payed the city…