Rasnov Fortress

Elected in 2015 as one of the most beautiful snow castle in the world, Rasnov Fortress is located on the top of the hill overlooking the town of Rasnov. The fortress is not only a pretty, well preserved and carefully restored monument but an amazing opportunity to step […]

Find your favourite dinosaur at Dino Parc Rasnov!

If you are a dinosaur fan or have one in the family, Dino Parc Rasnov is a great place to spend a couple of hours while traveling through Rasnov and the visit can be easily combined with a trip to the Rasnov Citadel, found just a few minutes away.  […]

Rasnov, an all year round holiday destination

Located halfway between Brasov and Bran, Rasnov was for a long time just a place to pass through for the people visiting the area, relying heavily on the three large factories who used to employ most of the adult population. After the Romanian Revolution in 1989, the factories got closed […]

Bran Castle

Myth or Reality, whatever you choose to believe, Bran Castle or Dracula Castle, as some people call it, has earned his spot on the Top Destinations in Transylvania list! Bran Castle view Perched on a hilltop, overlooking the village of Bran, the castle was first of all a […]

Romanian New Year Traditions

Romanian New Year traditions are some of the finest displays of customs and traditions. If you spend your holidays relaxing in the countryside, in one of the many villages where everybody helps with the preparations and festivities you will definitely be able to join the fun.  These celebrations […]

Rasnoavei Gorge – Cheile Rasnoavei

Weather you are looking to relax in the sun or to enjoy a more active day, Rasnoavei Gorge is the ideal place for a family day out. During the summer the gorge is a very busy destination. Some people choose to grill and have picnics along the stream while […]


Children put tree branches (mainly apple, pear or plum) in water and hope that they will bloom in time for St. Vasile on 1st January when they will use them in their “sorcova”. Sorcova is a bunch of tree branches (can be a branch of the Christmas tree) nicely […]

One day in Brasov

OUT AND ABOUT IN BRASOV – MUST SEE AND DO Considered to be Romania’s outdoor capital and one of its top tourist destination, the town of Brasov is a perfect escape regardless of the season. A charming mix of medieval,  gothic and baroque  architecture surrounded by virgin forests […]


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