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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.

Romania a natural paradise

Romania a natural paradise

2019-02-18

Things to do

Romania is a natural paradise. The natural biodiversity it is still untouched and we still have species of flora and fauna which are not existing in another european countries. This is because of the fact thet our traditional society preserves in good conditions all this things, because this is our way of life: to do the same things learned from our ancestors. Because of this many people consider our country a natural paradise.  You will read beneath, about the natural phenomena in Romania and about how to exploits all this natural touristic potential through a multitude of tourist actions.

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Natural potential of Romania

Natural potential of Romania

2019-02-15

Things to do

In Romania we have a largte variety of natural forms, which can be exploited as a natural potential. You can come here to ski on the mountain resorts from the Carpathian Mountains which can be compared with the ones from the Rocky Mountains and from the Alps. The position of the slopes and the climate bring many benefits for the people who wants to practice skiing. Also you can travel trough gorges, trough beautiful valleys or to visit waterfalls. More details about all those you can read here.

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Constanta and the romanian seaside

Constanta and the romanian seaside

2019-02-11

Places to visit

CONSTANTA  AREA Constanta is the biggest Romanian port on the Black Sea and one of the main ports in Europe. Its history starts in the 7th century B.C. when its name was Tomis, which makes Constanta the oldest attested city on the Romanian Territory. The importance of Tomis, increased after it became part of Roman Empire, especially during the reign of Constantine the Great from whose name the current name of the city derives.

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The Finery of the Head in the romanian folkloric costume

2019-02-08

Culture

THE FINERY of the HeadTHE WOMENThe women's folk port offers a wide variety of head finery, which raise interesting ethnographic and artistic problems.Each region, every ethnographic area of ​​the country, sometimes even a single village, has specific head gates in the most varied forms. Each type of head reflects multiple aspects, wearing the seal of the artistic style characteristic of some epochs away from specific life conditions related to age, occasion, social status.

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meeting Virgin Mary

February Traditions in Romania

2019-02-06

Traditions

This is our first article in the traditions section. Will talk about the winter traditions in Romania. Our year is full of traditions, customs and things that are coming with us all the year. In every month of the year we have such things which are celebrating in a way or another.

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folkloric costume

Romanian Folkloric Costume

2019-02-05

Culture

In this series I will study the folk costume from the Romanian folkloric areas. The popular port is one of the ethnographic phenomena that has developed along with the forms of social life and manifests itself as one of the basic elements of the material culture. His knowledge means understanding the characters of the people and contributing to the definition of ethnicity.The popular port, as well as other phenomena and processes, architecture, fabrics, ceramics, epic and musical folklore, customs, etc., reflect the traditional way of life of the people.

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Romania climate

2019-02-02

Romanian News

CLIMATE Climatic characteristics: temperature, precipitation and wind. We have a very good climate with 4 seasons, which let the posibility to practice tourism all year round. in spring , summer  and autumn are the best periods for cultural tourism, exploring the nature and hiking and in winter for winter sports.  

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Snagov - The Grave Of Dracula

Snagov - The Grave Of Dracula

2019-01-28

Places to visit

As you came from Brasov to Bucharest entering in the village Ciolpani you’ll cross a bridge. Immediately after the bridge, turn left on a small road. You’ll go like this like 2 km until a plate which said to: COMITETUL OLIMPIC ROMAN - BAZA DE LA SNAGOV.

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RETEZAT NATIONAL PARK

RETEZAT NATIONAL PARK

2019-01-25

Places to visit

Retezat National Park comprises the Retezat- Godeanu mountain ranges. The Retezat range extends north from the centre, and rises from between the Petrosani and Hateg tectonic hollows.  The main characteristic of the Retezat Mountains is given by the presence of two big volcanic blocks that stretch out in the direction of Lapusnicul Mare and Barbat rivers: the Retezat type granodioritic massif to the North, stretching out over a length of more than 40 km and width of around 20 km and the Buta granodioritic massif, located in the south of the Lapusnic- Barbat valley corridor, which drops under the Jurassic deposits of the Retezatul Mic

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Traditions of January 1

2019-01-22

Traditions

The first day of the year celebrates the celebration of St. Basil. A day with Christian roots, anchored in the great celebration of Christmas, being also called Little Christmas or Brother of Christmas. In popular tradition, Saint Basil appears as one of the saints who have done the greatest wonders, being a guardian of evil spirits.  St. Basil's prayers remove the evil and unclean spirits of men.

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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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