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There are many places you can visit for leisure in Romania (and where you can really enjoy the landscapes, the stories, freedom and the traditional foods and beverages this country offers).

To name a few (will detail this list soon):

Cities, towns, villages

  • Bucharest (Bucuresti), with its impressive, spectacularly huge buildng called "Casa Poporului" - "The House of the People", its Old Downtown - "Centrul Vechi" - a place of eternal partying with positive vibes and noisy fun and the museums (the Village Museum, the Museum of the Romanian Peasant and a lot of other great places to visit, experience and enjoy)
  • Sighisoara and Viscri
  • Sibiu

Castles, ruins, sites

  • The Bran Castle, also known as Dracula's Castle
  • The Peles Castle, a beloved place of the Romanian monarchs in Sinaia, in the mountains - fresh air and great landscapes and relaxation for kings and queens, is now open to the public.
  • The Hunyadi Castle
  • The Rasnov Fortified Keep

Sightseeing and nature

  • The mud volcanoes
  • the Danube Delta - accessible only by boat, a natural reservation of unique fauna and flora that you can experience, not only see

Beaches, pools and spas

  • The Blacksea Coast
  • The Therme spa and resort in Balotesti, close to Bucharest

History and religion

  • Wine tasting of great wines in RomaniaThe Happy Graveyard from Sapanta - a place where all graves are marked by colorful stones and crosses and most have funny or tragicomic lyrics depicting either the life or the death circumstances of the people buried there - both weird and fascinating and a must see, as it is unique in Europe.
  • The Moldavian monasteries, a wonderful opportunity for religious people and history and architecture lovers alike to see centuries old monasteries, preseved in their original form, built in natural materials such as wood and stone.
  • The Bucovina monasteries
  • Shopping centers with traditional products

Tasting and enjoying life

  • Wine tasting in any of the numerous cellars all over the country - we have great wine and you'll enjoy tasting it and taking some home with you!
  • Traditional foods

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Bucharest, the city of neverending fun

Bucharest

The city of Bucharest, although it had a lot to suffer in its history, because of invasions, fires, floods, earthquakes and a crazy dictator, is a beautiful city which has something interesting that suits the tastes of any visitor, from anywhere. Four of the main attractions in the city are the Romanian Athenaeum, The Cismigiu Park, the Palace of the Parliament and The Arch of Triumph.
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Bucovina

Bucovina is a region in north-eastern Romania and corresponds, nowadays, to the Suceava county and only to the south of the historic Bucovina, the northern part being Ukrainian. The name is originally Germanic, where “Buchenland” means “The Country of Beeches”. The lands of Bucovina encapsulate a rich history, ancient traditions and customs, unique monuments and medieval monasteries and churches, famous for their interior and exterior unique paintings.
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The beautiful Romanian coast

Black Sea Coast

The Black Sea coast is one of the most spectacular regions in Romania, with breath-taking landscapes, a total length of 245 km, from the border with Ukraine, to the border with Bulgaria. On more than half of the coast, on around 163 km, the Danube Delta is situated, with its coastal lakes. Starting with the Midia Cape, down to Vama Veche, where the Bulgarian border is, the coast is full of beaches with soft sand.
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A collection of castles and history

Hunedoara

The Hunedoara county, situated in the western part of Romania, is one of the richest counties in the country, not only thanks to its natural resources, but also from a historical point of view.
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Maramures: The Merry Cemetery, The Barsana Monastery and The Mocanita train

Maramures

Maramures is a geographical and ethno-cultural region situated on the territories of Romania and Ukraine. The south of the region belongs to Romania and forms the Maramures county. It is one of the most famous regions in Romania, both for local and foreign tourists thanks to its unique attractions which include the Merry Cemetery from Săpânța, The Barsana Monastery and the Mocanita train, an old train with steam engine, that tourists can cruise around the villages with.
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Sibiu

Sibiu is one of the most important cities in Transylvania and is Romania's cultural capital. Also called Hermannstadt, the city is one of the most iconic in Romania, from a touristic, cultural and economic points of view. It was the first city in the country to have electricity and its beautiful medieval buildings and fortifications, perfectly conserved, contribute to the city's amazing sights.
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Sighisoara and Viscri

Sighisoara and Viscri, two cities located in Transylvania, have been preserved with their towers, churches, medieval streets and passageways since the 15th century. Sighisoara is the birthplace of Vlad Dracula, whose life and actions were the inspiration of Bram Stoker’s book, Count Dracula. Viscri, its original name being "Weisskirch", hosts the Evangelical Fortified Church, whose tower allows for extremely beautiful views of the landscape.
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Dracula's Castle

The Bran Castle

The Bran Castle is built on top of a rock, in the Bran village, in Brasov county, in Transylvania. It is one of the most visited attractions in Romania, thanks to Count Dracula’s Legend. The castle served as a border between Transylvania and Wallachia and was part of Brasov for a very long period of time.
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The Danube Delta

Hosting 23 natural ecosystems, the Danube Delta is home to around 3,400 species of animals and more than a thousand species of plants.
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The mud domes of eastern Romania

The Mud Volcanoes

The Mud Volcanoes are situated in the Sub Carpathians of Curvature, in the Buzau county, eastern Romania, and are one of the most known monuments and phenomena in Romania. The “Paclele Mari – Paclele Mici” Zone, where The Mud Volcanoes can be observed, is a natural monument since 1924. Mud volcanoes are conical ground risings that form through the emanation of gases, mainly hydrocarbons, from the underground. The gases start rising from deep beneath the ground, pushing the mud and the water that they meet, above the surface.
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Wine Tasting

Viticulture is an ancient passion in Romania. The Dacians, the old inhabitants of the country, before the Romans, appreciated wine greatly and the vineyards were one of their most beloved belongings. Therefore, vinification and wine tasting are one of the oldest passions in the country.
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