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  • Vatra Dornei. Romania


  • Country life


  • Country life



  • Vatra Dornei . Romania


  • Tihuta Pass. Romania


  • Tihuta Pass. Romania



  • Tihuta Pass.Romania


  • Tihuta Pass. Romania


  • Tihuta Pass. Romania

    Tihuţa Pass is a high mountain pass in the Romanian Bârgău Mountains (Eastern Carpathian Mountains) connecting Bistriţa (Transylvania) with Vatra Dornei (Bukovina, Moldavia). The pass was made famous by Bram Stoker's novel Dracula, where, termed as "the…


  • Freedom


  • System ... washing! Maramures. Romania


  • Tallest wooden church in Europe ! Romania

    The Wooden Churches of Maramureș in the Maramureș region of northern Transylvania are a group of almost one hundred churches of different architectural solutions from different periods and areas. They are Orthodox churches. The Maramureș churches are high…


  • The Merry Cemetery. Romania


  • Memorial House Stan Ioan Patras

    The cemetery's origins are linked with the name of Stan Ioan Pătraş, a local artist who sculpted the first tombstone crosses. In 1935, Pătraș carved the first epitaph and, as of 1960s, more than 800 of such oak wood crosses came into sight. The inscriptio…

  • The Merry Cemetery. Romania



  • The Merry Cemetery. Romania

    The Merry Cemetery crosses in pale blue color .

  • The Merry Cemetery . Romania

    The unusual feature of this cemetery is that it diverges from the prevalent belief, culturally shared within European societies – a belief that views death as something indelibly solemn.


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