The main gate

The hermitage left

The hermitage left Not far away from Bucharest you can find this beautiful abandoned hermitage Constructed at the end of the 18th century during the Phanariot reigns reconstituted…

1980 It started in Gdansk. 1989 It ended in Bucharest

Solidarity on Walls

It is hard to believe that twenty-seven years ago, on December 19th, Timisoara, the western Romanian city, saw a mass workers strike at the now famous Elba factory….

Warthiadi Manor from the Inside1

The Warthiadi Castle

  On our first quest, we chose a historical location outside Bucharest, namely the Warthiadi manor. This site used to be included in school field trips in the…


Mosque Hidden behind Buildings

Built by Carol the I of Romania, between 1900 and 1906, the little mosque is located inside a Bucharest central park with the same name. It was first…

Henri Alexis Brialmont


Belgian general Henri Alexis Brialmont: “A fortified Bucharest would increase the military importance, so that the country could participate in a war or could refuse participating or ask…

World War II

Near Bucharest World War II Cemetery

Romania during  WWII Romania an ally of the British Commonwealth, France, Russia and Belgium in the Great War was occupied by German forces in 1940 and unwillingly became…

First World War

Burials of First World War