. “Junii Brasovului” are a group of horsemen from Schei – an old Romanian neighborhood located near the citadel, today a district of Brasov. Every year during spring they hold a special feast which represents a complex of Christian Orthodox traditions and pre-Christian rituals inherited from distant ancestors. The spring… Read More Junii Brasovului from Schei (Young men of Brasov)
Bran castle (XIV century) – located in Brasov county, Transylvania. Throughout the centuries, the castle was used by both Romanian and Hungarian royalty. In modern times, it became notorious thanks to one of its residents – prince Vlad Tepes. Contrary to beliefs, the vampire myth is a fictional concept drawn from Bram Stoker’s book. *In… Read More Bran castle
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