Castles and Citadels

The palace of Prince Alexandru Ioan Cuza from Ruginoasa is a palace built in 1804 in neo-Gothic style, which originally belonged to Sturdza family. Presently, It is a memorial museum dedicated to The Union‘s Ruler. The Palace of Alexandru Ioan Cuza ensemble in Ruginoasa was included in the list of…
Calnic Citadel is located in the village with the same name and is one of the best architectural monuments preserved and restored, of Transylvania. The peasant fortress is enlisted in the UNESCO World Heritage. The monument was built 750 years ago. It is located in the village center, with an…
Tepes Castle, a true architectural gem, is located in Bucharest, being situated among the trees of Carol Park. Less known today, the building called picturesquely the "Tepes Castle", was built in 1906, in the occasion of the organizing of the Romanian General Exhibition on the Field of Liberty, dedicated to…
Corvins' Castle from Hunedoara, historic monument from the XV th century, that belonged to the ruler Iancu de Hunedoara, was chosen by the prestigious publisher ’Lonely Planet’, for the cover image of the travel guide for Romania and Bulgaria. The Corvins' Castle’s Director, Mr. Costin Tinca, expressed his gratitude for…
The words ‘castle’ and ‘palace’ take our thought to a luxury residence, belonging to kings and princesses, a place where the common people can only take a shy look. Though, in Romania also, there are residences of a special beauty, where we can spend a weekend or a longer vacation…
An idea inspired by Vasile Lupasc turned into a short film presentation of Targoviste city and the Neajlov-Comana Delta, who impressed the audience at the Universal Exhibition in Milan this year... Prince Vlad The Impaler And as the best thing is to watch the short film, and see for yourself,…
A fortress built firstly by the Byzantines in the XIII century and then strengthened and enlarged by the Genoese in the second half of the XIVth century, is witness even today to the trading of goods made by the Genoese who earned large sums of money from trade and who,…
Top 5 Most Beautiful Palaces in Romania. Photo Most of us have visited Bran Castle and Peles Castle, but about the other palaces and castles in the country, that are less known and perhaps more impressive than the popular ones, very few of us know. Even if on your personal…
The Alba Carolina Fortress is in 2015 more beautiful and more ready than ever to receive its guests. Thousands of Pictures from the events organized in Alba Iulia that conquered the Internet are there to prove it and the positive assessments of those who visited it.One more reason are these…
At about 45 kilometers from Zalau, in the Ticău’s Gorges area, the Cheud Citadel’s ruins still exist, on a hilltop. The construction, however, doesn’t have a thing of the brilliance of the "Golden Citadel," as the fortification was called, centuries ago. According to historians, the citadel dates since the 8th…
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