Villages in Romania you must visit
A list of some of the most beautiful villages in Romania, from the stories of friends and colleagues, Holiday editorial. So if you’re planning a weekend getaway and do not know what destination to choose, inspire yourself from the list below. Whatever you choose, you can not go wrong, they are all gorgeous!
Villages in Romania you must visit
Pleşa / Few people know that in Bukovina, close to Gura Humorului is a beautiful village, inhabited exclusively by Poles. Besides peace and wellbeing that come bundled with image landscapes, there you can find out a lot about the culture, gastronomy and Polish traditions. And if you like to hike, the better you can explore the surroundings, any piece of Bucovina is a piece of heaven and will certainly suit you.
Viscri / Viscri is a village of 1,000 people that became known worldwide after Prince Charles has bought a house there. Judging by the photos, it’s not hard to imagine why the heir to the British crown love the land Brasov.What you need to know about Viscri, if you choose to visit? Well, firstly you should know that hosts one of the most spectacular and ancient Saxon fortified church, which has already been entered in the UNESCO World Heritage. If you get there you should not miss any of chicken noodle soup, baked bread and jams. Few people know the sweetness of Viscri, officially launched in 2012 at Paris. T
he French can buy a bag packed with a silver spoon, but you can get a smile in return, villagers in Viscri are very generous.In recent years, the small village of Viscri Brasov won more and more tourists, especially foreigners. Many say that the success of the village is due to Prince Charles, who has a house in the village, The village with just over 1,000 souls in a few years became a tourist attraction for the tens of thousands of foreigners.
Viscri lives from tourism, and each resident participates something. Caroline Fernolend is one of the drivers who operated mechanism Viscri. Helped by other villagers eager to do something for their community, he managed to turn in a village Viscri where everyone works and is proud of local traditions. Success story is told by Caroline village Brasov, mother Sara, but also those who “invented” Local brands: socks, shoes and jams.
Caroline Fernolend, Executive Director and Vice-President of the Mihai Eminescu Trust, is 52 years old and was born, he grew up and lives in Viscri, one of the people who fought the village to develop. Even if it may have successful careers anywhere in the city, Caroline chose his native village. After he graduated from Brasov, where he studied economics, he took a decision that stunned her colleagues.
Viscri chose Prince Charles
Even if the image of the village is associated with Prince Charles, Caroline says it chose not Viscri, but was rather the opposite.Prince Charles and Saschiz properties, was often visited there, but the village does not attract tourists. Many foreigners come to Viscri for authenticity and traditional food in advance as Prince Charles have a house in the area.
One of victories Fernolend Caroline managed to bring to Viscri village was the inclusion in UNESCO, a title that offers a plus for travel home.The assignment is a promotion that titles itself, she believes, and stresses that the most important in a community are people, they are the ones who value the authentic village.
Single treatment plant in the country
Also with the support of the Mihai Eminescu Trust, Caroline Fernolend managed in 2011 to build a treatment plant Viscri ecological unique in Romania. The Buneşti Hall of Viscri belongs, and people have received without paying taxes sewer drains. Station cost 400,000 euros.Station Maintenance is very simple: you only need to mow reed that grows on lakes and over 40-50 years would need to be cleaned lakes.