8 unusual and esoteric places to discover in Romania

The first thing that comes to your mind about Romania is most likely Dracula’s legend. Thus, you may think that this is the land of vampires, demons, and bloodthirsty rulers throughout history. But, did you ever think about Romania as being a country full of paranormal and esoteric places? We put on the investigation and found a lot of intriguing stories, legends, and testimonies. We had discovered numerous stories about Dacians, famous legends, UFOs, or hidden military bases

Iele – the Ladies of the Woods

In Romanian mythology, the Iele are mythical creatures similar to the Nymphs and Dryads found in Greek mythology. Oftentimes people claim to see them at night, dancing Horas naked in the moonlight, with bells on their ankles and candles in their hands.

Haunted Romania – the Land of Moroi

In Romania people still believe in vampires, here they are named moroi. Haunting the villages and the communities, the moroi make a lot of damages

Saint Andrew – the Protector of Wolves

Every year on November 30th, Romanians celebrate Saint Andrew, the patron of the country and the apostle that visited Romania to spread Christianity. But in ancient times, the old Dacians celebrated Santandrei, an old and powerful wizard (solomonar), the master and protector of wolves.