Romania gained special popularity thanks to the legendary character of the novel of Bram Stoker – the count Dracula. Vlad Dracula ruling the historic Area of Walachia in the 15th century (or Vlad the Impaler) became a prototype of the hero.
The medieval castle Bran in whom there lived Dracula is in the territory of Transylvania. It is especially rich with fortresses and locks. To tourists the route in the places concerning the mystical hero – with visit of the homeland of Vlad Sigishoara, the village of Arefu, the lock Bran, the cities of Brasov is offered, to fortress Poyenar and Dracula's palace in Bucharest.
By the way, the capital of the country is famous for the museums with incredibly interesting and rare expositions. In a historical part of Bucharest it is worth visiting the Government house which on the area concedes only to the Pentagon.
One of the brightest sights of Romania – the painted churches in Bukovina informing us of fresco art of the 15th century. They are entered in the list of the World heritage of UNESCO.
It is the best of all to spend summer vacation on sandy beaches of Romania, at the Black Sea. The boundless gardens and vineyards, ruins dated the 7th century B.C., resorts with excellent infrastructure and warm soft climate – territories from Mangaliya to Mamai are ideal for family rest.
It is worth visiting the county the Maramures in which the so-called Cheerful cemetery (Chimitirul-Vesel) is located. Perhaps, this only place on all planet where death is presented positively – with painted bright crosses, cheerful and witty epitaphs and original design monuments.
Hotels and country houses of Romania offer placement options for every taste and a purse. You will be able to choose an optimal variant from categories from 1 to 4 stars. Hotels in ski resorts are in close proximity to elevators.
Also in ski or improving resorts it is possible to remove a board – one or several rooms in the house of one of local families. It will allow to be placed with comfort, to get acquainted with traditional tenor of life of locals and to save. In Bucharest and Sighisoara it is possible to take place cheap in hostels.