The Wooden Churches of Maramures

Maramureș is perhaps one of the most authentic regions in Romania, filled with a rich historical heritage, especially when it comes to traditional crafts. Exploring Maramures will reveal countless well-preserved wooden churches, houses with beautifully carved wooden gates, and cheerful locals dressed in traditional colorful clothes. The building of wooden churches began in the 16th century when the ...

The Villages with Fortified Churches of Transylvania

The construction of the first fortified churches in the villages of Transylvania began in the 12th century when the Kings of Hungary sent German colonists to settle in these lands. And despite living in an area that was widely populated by Romanians and Hungarians, the Saxons managed to preserve their language and culture intact. With support from the Kingdom of Hungary, the Saxons they quickly began to thrive in ...

The best tourist attractions in Romania (for each county)

Whether you're planning a road trip across Romania or you're just making a quick stop from a long drive, visiting a new place is always exciting. From natural parks to museums, each county in Romania has something to offer. In order to create this list, we researched numerous travel platforms such as TripAdvisor or Google Maps, and we filled in with recommendations from our travel guides and tourists where needed. 1. ...

Fun things to do in Romania

Traveling to a new country is always exciting. And there's no point in arguing that Romania should be on your travel bucket list. There are a lot of new places to visit, but unfortunately, our time is always limited. So to help you make the most out of your trip to Romania, we’ve put together a list of some of the best things to do in Romania, from landmarks that are worth visiting, to unique activities and experiences. ...

Why Romania is a great incentive travel destination

The world of incentive travel is continuously evolving, and businesses are constantly looking for new and exciting destinations to take their staff every year. And while some destinations might never lose their popularity, new ones are emerging each year. And one of them is Romania. Besides the countless touristic attractions that you can visit in Romania (such as Bran Castle, Peles Castle, the historical ...

Hiking in Romania – 5 of the best routes to explore Romania’s wilderness

Hiking in Romania is one of the few activities that everyone should experience at least once. Whether you're looking for a long camping escape in the mountains or for a short hiking trip, the Carpathian Mountains provide countless opportunities to enjoy the unspoiled nature and their rich wildlife. But with hundreds of kilometers of hiking trails waiting to be explored, it can be pretty hard to decide where to go and ...