Romania is housing many fortresses, from ancient dacian fortresses to medieval fortresses spread across all historical Romanian provinces - from Transylvania and Banat to Wallachia, Moldova or Dobruja.
Built during late 13th century on a hill which oversees both the Razim and Babadag lakes, the fortress has a spooky legend that comes with it.
The visitor will be greated by a medieval castle perched atop a steep cliff, where legend meets fantasy and Count Dracula rules the myth. Over 600,000 tourists flock to Bran Castle each year hoping to meet Count Dracula the Vampir or at least his ghost..
The "Land between the forests" is a world of secluded medieval castles, Saxon fortresses, misterious, sometimes spooky ruins but also rustic countryside, tree-covered mountains and cozy small towns waiting for you to discover it.
This was the capital city and the most important military, religious and political centre of the Dacian state. You will be amazed to discover how technically skilled dacians were - just look at the ceramic pipes they used to transport water for water, the water drainage, the paved roads and of course the fortifications.
The mythical land of Transylvania is a mysterious region in Romania known for medieval towns, mountainous borders and castles like Bran Castle, a Gothic fortress…Transylvania – medieval, misterious, secluded was last modified: May 22nd, 2018 by Travel Guru