I’m for Romania, #Im4Ro, on Romania’s National Day

I'm for Romania #Im4Ro

I am excited to introduce I’m for Romania, #Im4Ro, promoting positive news about Romania on December 1st, Romania’s National Day.

I’m for Romania, #Im4Ro, use this hashtag if you share positive news, information, or good words about Romania.

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An Interview with Romania Insider about Transylvania’s History in 100-word Stories

An Interview with Romania Insider about Transylvania’s History in 100-word Stories

Excited to share my interview with Romania Insider about Transylvania’s History in 100-word Stories, my latest historical fiction and travel photography book. With heartfelt thanks to Irina Marcia, Senior of Editor Romania Insider.

Romania Insider is the the online leading source of reliable, English – language news from Romania.

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Symbolism in Romanian Folk Pottery

Horezu Romania folk pottery and symbols

Symbolism in Romanian folk pottery, as ancient as the Neolithic period, paints the image of an advance culture with a deep understanding of the nature’s laws and human existence.

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Corvin Castle, Window Slits and Telling Rocks, 100-Word Story

Hunedoara Fortress view through a gap in the wall

We return to Corvin Castle only to gaze at its window slits and telling rocks in a 100-word story.

When you ventured through an old place, have you ever thought, if only these walls could speak… Would you be prepared to listen to their tales? For receiving, upon asking, can be a dangerous game.

Listen, then. Who tells this story?

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Rucăr Bran Corridor, Romantic, Beautiful, Charming – Historical Uphill

Rucar Bran Pass

Strolling uphill from Rucăr to Bran is like walking through a dream-like space among villages lost in time, and under the watchful eye of millennial Bucegi – Leaota mountains on one side, and the spectacular Piatra Craiului, Prince’s Stone (like a sleeping dragon covered with a blanket of clouds) and Iezer on the other.

Rucăr is located in Arges County, the historical province of Wallachia, while Rucăr-Bran Pass and Bran Castle are located in neighboring Brasov County, in the historical province of Transylvania.

Yet the beauty of the natural passthat winds uphill from Rucăr, through a mountain corridor, to finally reach Bran Castle lies not only in the nature surrounding it, or in the history trapped underfoot, but also in the memories it carries.

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