Category: Romania

  • Former Cistercian monastery in the village of Cârța

    Former Cistercian monastery in the village of Cârța

    The Cârța Monastery was our first important objective to visit in the Făgăraș region. This Transylvanian village is renowned due to the Cârța Monastery which in the past was a Cistercian monastery. Today if you plan to visit this place, you will gonna see some old ruins which belonged to the old monastery and whitin […]

  • The Brukenthal Summer Palace In Avrig

    The Brukenthal Summer Palace In Avrig

    After a not so long drive from the Clay Castle located in the village of Porumbacu de Sus we finally arrived to our last objective in the Fagaras region which was the Brukenthal Summer Palace in the Transylvanian city of Avrig. Here we have decided to serve dinner at restaurant which can be found within […]

  • The mighty Fagaras mountains

    The mighty Fagaras mountains

    At the beginning of March, I have visited a couple of popular places in the Fagaras region like the the former Cistercian monastery in Carta and The Clay Castle Valley Of The Fairies located close to the Transylvanian village of Porumbacu de Sus. Since the mountains were close to the main road, I had many […]