Fortified churches from Transylvania - first mission - Day 1 August 2nd 2008 Perfect timing for a short summer holiday. We had the greatest weather, although the last month it has been raining all over the country.
For a long time I was planning to visit the saxons fortified churches. In Transylvania there are a lot of them, some very well preserved and famous, others very close to become ruins.
After I've done some research, I printed the maps and tried to establish a ... read more
Europe » Romania » Transilvania » Sibiu » Sibiu The principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia - for centuries under the suzerainty of the Turkish Ottoman Empire - secured their autonomy in 1856; they united in 1859 and a few years later adopted the new name of Romania. The country gained recognitio... ... read more
I'm Elena and the journey of my life would be in Peru, to walk the Inka trail. Beside this, in no particular order come New Zeeland, Tibet, Egypt, Israel.....I promise you'll all know when that happens!
Update: Due to the increasing number of Africans I have met & become friends with throughout 2009, Nigeria, South Africa & Cameroon are new on top of my travel destinations. Thank you all for showing me your world, culture & customs... I am only starting to learn about all that & plan to improve my knowledge. Na so e bi!
PS: after 2 years in a multinational company, I realized that my ful... full info