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3 Best Hikes in the Hasmas Mountains of Romania

The 3 Best Hikes in the Hasmas Mountains of Romania

The stunning Hasmas Mountains can be found in the Eastern Carpathians of Romania. The mountain range is basically made up...

Densus, the oldest Stone Church in Romania

Densus, the Oldest Stone Church in Romania

The Saint Nicholas Church in Densus is the oldest stone church in Romania, located 15 kilometers west of Hateg in...

Must-See Fortified Saxon Churches near Brasov

If you’ve been reading my blog you’ve probably realized by now that I am a huge fan of forgotten Saxon...

ASTRA Museum Complex, Sibiu, Romania

The ASTRA Museum Complex in Sibiu

Although I’ve visited Sibiu numerous times in the past, I never actually got around to visiting the ASTRA Museum Complex’s...

GPSMyCity Giveaway

(GIVEAWAY!) Guide Yourself with the GPSMyCity Travel App

Usually when I travel to new cities I very rarely hire a guide to show me around because I love...

Winter Weekend at Harghita Madaras

Winter Weekend at Harghita Madaras

A mountain escapade is always a good idea for a winter weekend in Transylvania! You can’t actually go wrong with...

Travels of 2016

Hello and welcome to a brand new year full of opportunities, promises, resolutions and hopefully travels! First of all I...

UNESCO: Biertan Fortified Church of Transylvania

The UNESCO-protected Biertan fortified church of Transylvania has been on the World Heritage Sites list since 1999. The beautiful village...

Colibita Lake, Calimani Mountains, Transylvania, Romania

Colibita Lake Mornings – Photo Diary

Two years ago I have already introduced Colibita, the lake of summer escapades to you. It’s a magical land, with...

Entrance to Crit Fortified Saxon Church, Transylvania, Romania

Must-See Fortified Saxon Churches near Sighisoara

The UNESCO-protected old town of Sighisoara attracts many visitors due to its well-preserved walls dating back to medieval times. After...

The Danube Delta from a Canoe

After presenting you the things you must know before visiting the Danube Delta, I thought it was about high time...

Great White Pelican, Danube Delta

10 Things You Must Know Before Visiting the Danube Delta

Nearly 3 months ago we embarked on an extraordinary 7-day trip in my home country of Romania to explore the...

Recent Travels, Future Writings

Recent Travels – Future Writings

Our recent travels have made it somewhat impossible to sit down and write proper posts and musings about the adventures...

The Merry Cemetery of Sapanta

The Merriest Cemetery in the World: Sapanta

Death is a gruesome fact in our culture. It’s a solemn thing, accompanied by sadness, grief and grayness. But along...

Peles Castle, Romania

Peleş Castle, the Royal Estate of Sinaia

As I’ve told you before, our weekend getaway to Busteni was complete with a little blogger meetup with Vlad and...