Maramures in a remote region in Northern Romania. Because it is so isolated, the people here have a strong community, with unique traditions.
A monastery which has been included in the UNESCO patrimony, due to its beauty that will impress anyone.
In the beginning of the 16th century, when the pressure of the Turkish armies was at it's highest point, the local artists of Moldavia found a simple and direct way of transmitting the essence of an age-old tradition: they covered the walls of five churches with what we can call a truly "illustrated Bible". In a time when Michelangelo said that "frescoes are the most difficult and daring paintings", the Moldavian painters created works comparable with the great European masterpieces, and even more than that, their frescoes hide secrets that have not been discovered not even in our days. What no one can find out, is how the colors managed to resist in time, without changing their shade. The painted churches of Moldavia are part of the orthodox monasteries in Suceava county and Bucovina. Seven of these churches are part of the UNESCO World Heritage, since 1993. The most famous of all is Voronet, raised by Stefan the Great in only three months, and enlarged by his son, Petru Rares. Th
This villages provide a picture of the cultural landscape of Southern Transylvania and illustrate building styles from the 13th to the 16th century.
The role of these fortresses was purely a protection one, but nowadays they represent a part of history.
Sighisoara is an old fortress-city in the center of Romania, founded by German craftsmen and merchants, the Saxons of Transylvania.
It is the second largest air museum in the world. Situated at 4 kilometers from the city Sibiu, it presents the wonderful world of the Romanian villages.
In the heart of Fagaras Mountains , at 2034 meters altitude, standing here motionless and witnessing the passage of time, is Balea Glacial Lake.
The monasteirs in Bucovina are unique in the world and will impress everyone with their beauty.
The clock museum, unique among the museums in Romania, introduces the visitor in the world of clocks, whatever their type might be.
Red Lake is a natural-dam lake, situated in Harghita County, Romania. It is relatively young, formed in 1837.
The Hill of Crosses is situated in the North of Lithuania, and it symbolizes the strength and the faith of people in God.
One trip to Scotland and you will be mesmerized by the beauty of the landscape, the countless castles, the history and the culture of this riotously land.