When wind howls around Oratea Fortress, echoes from the 13th century swirl around fir trees and tumbled down walls.Continue reading “Oratea Fortress, Echoes of the 13th Century, 100-Word Story #Im4Ro”
Silent Sunday, or almost, light and shadows on the beach, the golden hour – a 100-word story.Continue reading “Silent Sunday, Light and Shadows on the Beach”
Welcome to the COVER REVEAL for Transylvania’s History, 100-Word Stories and Photos and Giveaway!Continue reading “COVER REVEAL, Transylvania’s History 100-Word Stories and Photos and Giveaway!”
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.Continue reading “Rucăr Bran Corridor, Romantic, Beautiful, Charming, Historical Uphill #Im4Ro”