Many people have read Bram Stoker's novel 'Dracula', released in 1897 or may have seen one of the numerous movies with the same character. Behind the fiction lies the figure of the Romanian Prince, Vlad the Impaler who ruled in the 15th century and became world wide known for his cruelty. ...
"… why should you go to Romania? The straight answer is because it is one of the most beautiful countries of Southeast Europe."
(The Blue Guide)
"Considered by many the most beautiful country in Eastern-Europe, Romania still claims regions that seem bastions of a medieval past long since lost elsewhere."
(Fodor's Eastern and Central Europe)
"Few regions offer a more dazzling display of cultural and artistic treasures than Romania."
"No journey to Eastern Europe would be complete without paying a visit to Romania… Outstanding landscapes, a huge diversity of wildlife…"
(The Rough Guide)
"Romania has majestic castles, medieval towns, great hiking and wildlife…"
(The Lonely Planet)