Brasov

Brasov and the Castles of Bran and Rasnov

By Chrisostomos Kamberis / 11 April, 2018 / 2 Comments

Less than three hours driving north of Bucharest, behind the mighty Carpathians, lies the city of Brasov—one of the seven walled citadels the Saxons built in Transylvania when it was under Hungarian rule. Transylvanian Saxons who were of German ethnicity, had the fame of expert craftsmen and tradesmen, so as soon as they settled the…

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