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Transilvania

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What About Dracula? Romania’s Schizophrenic Dilemma

A distinguished and slightly bored gentleman, with short white hair and heavy rimmed glasses stood in the crowd waiting in the arrivals terminal at Henri Coanda International Airport in Otopeni. Speaking perfect English with a Bela Lugosi twang, Nicolae Paduraru, former chair of the Transylvanian Society of Dracula (TSD), smiled when he caught sight of […]

Transylvanian Saxons – the saga of a civilization

The saga of a civilization in 4 parts: colonization, splendor, decline and today’s touristic heritage