Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Brasov, Christmas Tale







Brasov is a city in Romania and the administrative centre of Brasov County.

Brasov is, if not the most beautiful city in the world, surely one of those cities that you want to visit and you will fall in love with it at first sight.
Here you can visit a lot of places: The Black Church, The House Counsel, Poiana Brasov, The Narrowest Street in the Central and Eastern Europe, Rope Street, Brasov Fortress on a hill, Tampa mountain and Postavaru Mountain.
According to the last Romanian census, from 2011, there were 253,200 people living within the city of Brașov, making it the 7th most populous city in Romania, and the metropolitan area is home to 369,896 residents.
Brașov is located in the central part of the country, about 166 kilometres north of Bucharest and 380 km from the Black Sea. It is surrounded by the Southern Carpathians and is part of the Transylvania region.
The city is notable for being the birthplace of the national anthem of Romania and for hosting the Golden Stag International Music Festival.
These days, from December 6th, the cities is ready for the holidays and the Old Town is decorated for Christmas.