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Welcome to Visit Transilvania blog which is offering a lot of interesting informations about Romania. Find more about the history, culture, traditions, tourist attractions, food and drinks. If you plan to visit Romania you’ll need this useful informations to plan your trip or to choose a tour to Romania. You’ll have a better ideea to choose what to see, what to do, where to stay, aso. Have a look to our large variety of articles from different categories and we’ll be happy if you’ll like it and if you’ll share it with your friends.

November Traditions in Romania

November Traditions in Romania

2018-11-01

Traditions

The first week is known by elderly people as "The Week of the Mirist" because this week the households show the spring mistletoe.  The second week is celebrated in the center of the feast of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel, those with protective powers over the households and flocks of sheep. The third week is traditionally denominated "The Autumn Fellows Week". It is said that this week the wolves begin to mating. The fourth week or week of the Ovidenes refers to the night of Ovidius when the sky opens and the animals have miraculous powers. This week is also known as Andrew's week, which is said to freeze water and sew the river

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September traditions in Romania

September traditions in Romania

2018-09-04

Traditions

This is a new post about the september traditions in Romania. The majority of the celebrations and traditions in our country are connected with the religious orthodox celebrations, which are coming from our ancestors and our past.

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prejmer

UNESCO TOUR 6

2018-09-04

Places to visit

The sixth day of Unesco Tour will lead us trough the south-eastern Transylvania, to visit fortified churches and castles, and one of the most beautifull castles of Romania: Bran Castle.

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izvoare minerale

UNESCO TOUR 5

2018-08-25

Places to visit

In this episode of the description of our UNESCO TOUR  we are coming back to Transylvania, crossing the Oriental Carpathians where lies 1/3-rd from the mineral waters of Europe.  

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DESESTI

UNESCO TOUR 3

2018-05-31

Places to visit

Of many regions in this world worth a visit. Maramures, in northern Romania is one such little known corner of Europe. Amid beautiful rolling hills and lush river valleys live people who for the most part still follow the traditional agricultural way of life. The traditional villages were all built of wood, all houses, sheds shelters, fences, gates and churches with their roofs of shingle.

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moldovita

UNESCO TOUR 4

2018-05-31

Places to visit

Today will go to Bucovina, the northern side of Moldova. Moldova, it was a big medieval state which in 1812 was broke in 2 parts: the eastern side between the rivers Prut and Dnipr was occupied by the Russian Empire and the rest, between the rivers Prut and Siret remain in Romania. In 1918 the part occupied by the Russians request the union with Romania and comeback to the motherland. In 1940 was again occupied by the soviets this time and became a soviet republic until 1991 when proclame its independence under the name of Republic of Moldova.

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alba iulia

UNESCO TOUR - 2

2018-05-30

Places to visit

The second day Today we are going to Cluj Napoca, but, first we have to visit the largest medieval castle from Romania, placed in Hunedoara and the most beautiful, and also, the largest Vauban fortress from our country, the one from Alba Iulia. All the places from today are part of our history. The way from Sibiu to Alba Iulia, goes to the highway A1, and cross the hills and the valleys from the area. It is an area where the Romanians are born, lived and creates culture and spirituality, since years. Arriving to Simeria , will exit the highway and will take the DN ( National Road) to Hunedoara. Here, in a city which was in the 6-th, 7th and 8-th decades of the 20 century, a big industrial center into the steel industry, today you are finding only the Hunedoara Castle because the huge factory which existed here was demolished and destroyed by the politicians which does destroyed an economy of a country as Romania. You will see at the seides of the road the ruines of the steel industry from 20 years ago. Will arrive to the castle our target in this day and the silent observer of more then 6 centuries of history

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Cluj Napoca

UNESCO TOUR - 2 - part2

2018-05-30

Places to visit

Because the second day have many objectives to visit I splitted its description for you, in two parts. Today, the second part where will stay fosuced on the city of Cluj Napoca and its beauties. The Franciscan Church in Cluj-Napoca (2, Muzeului Square) is one of the oldest and most significant buildings of the city. Initially, it was the first Roman Catholic Church in Cluj, built in 11th - 12th centuries, destroyed during the first invasion of the Mongols (1241). Later, the place was rebuilt during 1260-1290 as a Romanesque style church, later recast in the 15th century in Gothic style.

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sibiu

UNESCO TOUR

2018-04-03

Things to do

UNESCO TOUR Well, my friends when we start this bussiness, this tour was one of the first that we created. Since then, the tour suffered many modifications, trying to make it the best for our clients. This is the latest version from this year 2018.  I guided all the versions and I like them all.  I would say that is one of the best selling tours of our company.

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Related Tours in Romania

Choose one of our tours in Romania and discover the beauty of our country. Romania offers a large variety of interesting sights from the medieval towns and fortresses in Transylvania, painted monasteries in Bucovina, wooden churches and gates in Maramures, from nice museums and big cities to the jewelries of nature as Carpathians mountains, Danube Delta, lakes and caves.

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