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Turda Salt Mines – out of this world

Turda Salt Mines – out of this world

Turda salt mineMore and more people ask us about the Turda salt mine. What is there? We heard is an amusement park … underground???  Why would they make an amusement park underground in a salt mine?A bit of historyIt all started somewhere in the 1200's when the first...

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Where is Transylvania? Where is Romania?

Where is Transylvania? Where is Romania?

Where is Transylvania? Where is Romania?Where is Transylvania? Transylvania is one of the provinces that form present Romania. Romania is made of 5 provinces but to simplify things we can talk about just 3 Transylvania - the north and the west bordered by the the...

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Bran Castle – 5 facts that most tourists don’t know

Bran Castle – 5 facts that most tourists don’t know

Bran Castle – 5 facts that most tourists don’t knowBran Castle is the most famous tourist attraction in Romania due to the connection to the bloodiest Romanian of all times – Count Dracula. Despite the thousands of visitors and hundreds of articles and papers written...

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Who was Dracula

Who was Dracula

Was Dracula real ? Or just the imagination of a great novelist? Well the answer is very simple. There are two Draculas. There is a real Dracula who was the ruler of Wallachia (southern Romania) back in the 15th century. And there is a fictional Dracula, a sophisticate...

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