In western Romania’s Hunedoara county, the Parâng domain comes with a wide ski area, and more than six kilometers of slopes. The Parâng Massif itself...

Discovering Bucharest’s old fortification network

A part of Bucharest’s architectural heritage, which remains largely unexplored today, is the network of fortifications surrounding the capital. The network was built between 1884...

photoSkiing in Romania: The Transylvania resort of Arieseni

The Arieseni commune in Transylvania makes for a good skiing option with its several slopes, surrounding mountain tracks to be explored regardless of the...

Transylvania museum becomes member of European Rural History Organisation

The Ethnographic Museum of Transylvania has become a member of the European Rural History Organisation (EURHO), an institution concerned to promote the study of...

photoLesser-known Romania: Băile Şugaş mountain resort

The central Romania count of Covasna is home to the Băile Şugaş mountain resort, a lesser known destination but nonetheless worth adding to the...

Winter special: Top 10 biggest ski resorts in Romania

Winter has finally arrived in Romania, with snow and low temperatures taking over most of the country in the past few days. This means...

Dracula’s castle in central Romania ups turnover, visitor numbers in 2017

Over 835,000 tourists visited the Bran Castle, in central Romania’s Brasov county, in 2017. The castle is one of the most popular tourist destinations...

Eastern Transylvania salt mine attracts over 0.6 mln visitors in 2017

Praid Salt Mine, located in the eastern Transylvania county of Harghita, attracted more than 640,000 visitors last year, including tourists from the Republic of...

videoNew travel series features Romania’s Alba Carolina citadel

The Alba Carolina citadel, in central Romania’s Alba-Iulia, is featured in the TV travel series Flavors of Romania. The series was filmed by British Charlie...

Transylvania medieval castle sees higher revenues, more visitors in 2017

Corvinilor Castle, one of the most beautiful castles in Romania, welcomed more tourists in 2017 compared to 2016, which also translated into higher revenues. Located...

Romanian salt mine, on U.S. magazine’s list of “subterranean wonderlands”

The Turda Salt Mine, a popular tourist site in western Romania’s Cluj county, has been included on a list of Five Abandoned Mines Transformed...
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