The smartest thing you should do when planning your next vacation is to get started early. It is very important to set your destination and to familiarize yourself with the places you want to visit. Depending on the season, weather conditions, budget and other important factors, it's never too early to start planning your trip. So if you still do not know where to spend your vacation in 2018 or 2019, find below 10 reasons why you should choose Romania as your destination.
1. It is one of the most accessible destinations in Europe
If you plan your trip early, you can book cheap flights, and for accommodation and food you do not have to pay a fortune.
2. Here you can take a tour of the most beautiful castles in Europe
From the famous castle of Dracula, also known as Bran Castle, to the castle of the Romanian royal family, the Peles Castle, but also many other castles located in this part of Europe, meaning beautiful Romania.
3. The route on Transfagarasan
If you count among the fans of beautiful landscapes, you have the opportunity to meet them on the famous Transfagarasan road, which stretches over 151 km to 2042 m altitude. This road has been awarded the title "The Best Way in the World" thanks to Top Gear TV show, but there is also a superb way, Transalpina! Both routes are great, it depends on the time of the year and the weather that you catch on the route. Both routes have 151 km, but on Transalpina you go further on the ridge.
In 2013, the world's most beautiful waterfall was named The World Geography. You cannot miss this splendor if you come to visit Romania, and to convince yourself I will attach a picture with this waterfall, the picture that will convince you that what I say is true.
5. Discover Romania in the villages of Transylvania
Saxon villages in Transylvania attract many tourists due to their old houses, preserved by the local traditions inherited from generation to generation. Viscri Village, is an example of this type, where Prince Charles owns a traditional house.
6. If you are still nearby, try some delicacies from Sibiu
Sibiu was designated as the European capital of gastronomy for 2019 due to its abundance of traditional dishes. Throughout the year, many festivals and culinary fairs are organized, which means that you can taste different types of cheese, made after centuries-old recipes, meat products, sweets, homemade bread, pies, fruit and vegetables.
7. Explore the Bucegi Mountains
After a cable car trip, you will reach a height of 2216 m where the Sphinx is located. The rocks date from the Cretaceous period, about 90 million years ago, and the erosion took place 10000 years ago, when the Bucegi Mountains began to appear. And you cannot miss the Transbucegi route, the scenery is superb, and the road is wonderful.
8. Walks in the Danube Delta
The largest and best preserved delta in Europe is waiting for over 300 species of birds, 45 species of freshwater fish and the last European wildlife population in Letea, with no fewer than 2500 horses.
9. Bronze on the Black Sea shore
The Black Sea Coast stretches over 244 km and is one of the most important tourist areas in Romania. Mamaia is the most popular resort and is known for its very active nightlife. There are many clubs where you can go every night.
10. Muddy volcanoes
Muddy volcanoes are trained because of gas eruptions in the earth, which traps to the surface mud and water. Known in the area under the name of patch, muddy volcanoes have the same structure as true volcanoes, with similar processes being produced inside. In other words, we are dealing with some miniature volcanoes where the cones do not exceed 5 - 6m in height, and the depth from which they are thrown to the "lava" surface is much smaller.
The most beautiful country in Europe! Not because it's mine, but because that's the truth! I love this country and only in the last year I started to open my eyes to what is really. Mountains up to the sky and deep waters. Sea, rivers, hills, fields, forests, history for thousands of years. Rich culture! We have a beautiful country. We also have people with a beautiful soul.