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Niche tourism

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Sep
2019
CAO Tours & Events and the niche tourism
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  Niche tourism is one of the fastest growing sectors in the field. In a world where the emphasis is increasingly on the individual needs of consumers, the demand for specialised vacations has come as a matter of course. We chose to specialise in historical-cultural and entertainment tourism, being some of the pioneers of niche […]

Biertan landscape

26

Sep
2019
Fortified churches in Transylvania: Biertan and Saschiz
1290

Among the most beautiful fortified churches in Transylvania are those located in Biertan and Saschiz, two charming Saxon villages, included in UNESCO heritage. Each fortified church has its story, being a part of Transylvania’s history, which is worth discovering!   The testimony of Transylvania from the past to be preserved today in the Transylvanian Saxon […]

03

Jul
2019
Sighisoara
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The origins of Sighisoara date back to Roman era. During the first century AD, the Dacians (the ancient inhabitants of the territory of modern Romania, which eventually develop into the Romanian people) they built a fortification called Sandava. Under the Roman administration it was known as Castrum Stenarum. In the 12 th century the Transylvanian […]

03

Jul
2019
Cluj-Napoca- the heart of Transylvania
560

This western city of the Transylvanian region originates in the Dacian settlement of Napuca in the 2nd century AD. After taking over Dacia by the Romans, it was renamed Napoca, and in 124 AD. has received the rank of “municipium”. The city has rapidly advanced socially and economically, and during the reign of Marcus Aurelius […]

03

Jul
2019
ABOUT TRANSYLVANIA … beyond the forests
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Transylvania is the historical region in the center of Romania and comprises 10 counties: Alba, Bistrita-Nasaud, Brasov, Cluj, Covasna, Harghita, Hunedoara, Mures, Salaj and Sibiu. The notion of Transylvania has two distinct meanings. The first refers in a restrictive sense only to the inter-Carpathian region, and the second meaning of the name refers, by extension, […]