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Marienburg, the reborn fortress of Feldioara

The residence of the Teutonic Knights, the medieval fortress of Feldioara was known in 1200 as Marienburg, the fortress of Saint Mary, at the beginning of the 13th century. Initially, the Teutonic Knights were guardians of St. Mary’s Hospital, belonging to the German Crusaders. Later, thanks to the experience gained in defense, he showed his …

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Easter in Bucovina and the 2018-2019 program for Mocănița Moldovița steam train

April is a really big deal in Bucovina. The entire month is a celebration. Starting with the Florii, on the 1st of April all the way to the Enlighten Week, till 15.04, the steam train takes you all the way to the Bucovina’s most treasured Easter traditions. We found out at the Travel Fair, last …

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The legends and mysteries around the Citadel of Colțești and the Rimetea Sunrise

If only I’d known the legend beforehand maybe we wouldn’t have adventured so high up or yes?! Anyhow, once you’ve reached Colțești and you take a glance at the citadel, you just need to be there, you know?! Only yeah, instead of the easy path walk, we just left the car at the base of …

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