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Traveling through Transylvania in Search of the Real Dracula

I woke up yesterday to see #Transylvania trending on Facebook. After a momentary surge of excitement (how often is Romania ever in the news?), I figured it probably had something to do with Halloween. 904 cuvinte mai mult

Romania

Vlad Țepeș - The Impaler

Vlad Țepeș – The Impaler, Acrylic on canvas,

8″ x 10″, 2008

© copyright François Champagne-Limoges

Portraits

Romania in 13 days -a road trip

Why Romania? was the common question when people heard I was going to spend my summer holidays in Romania. Why not? – was my answer – It is a country rich in history, culture, beautiful landscapes, traditions… Honestly, I couldn’t find any good reason not to go: besides, this country doesn’t know (yet) mass tourism but it will soon, as tourism industry is improving fast. 366 de cuvinte mai mult

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Weekly Dreamer #3: 5 Dream Destinations in Romania

This post is a part of a series that I am writing called „Weekly Dreamer” where, every Wednesday, I talk about my top five dream destinations in a specific country! 580 de cuvinte mai mult

Travel

Castelul Bran și umbra lui Dracula

Mitul Dracula –  misterul poveștii ce trezește curiozitatea tuturor, fiind un reper pentru internaționalii ce aud că ești român.

După câteva amânări, anul 2016 a hotărât că trebuie să vizitez faimosul castel. 228 de cuvinte mai mult

New Fairytale-Type Story Blends Vampire Lore with Arthurian Legend

Picus the Thief, translated by Robin Bennett, is an original book that takes several traditional storytelling motifs and gives them new life through multiple reimaginings of legends and traditions. 1,277 de cuvinte mai mult

New Fairytale-Type Story Blends Vampire Lore with Arthurian Legend

Picus the Thief, translated by Robin Bennett, is an original book that takes several traditional storytelling motifs and gives them new life through multiple reimaginings of legends and traditions. 1,277 de cuvinte mai mult

Arthurian Books