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News Romania » Maramures: Valentine’s Day special: 10 romantic destinations in Romania

News channel or source: https://www.romania-insider.com/valentines-day-romantic-destinations/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Another unique and romantic experience in Romania is offered by the old steam trains known locally as mocanita. These trains can usually be found in mountain areas of the Maramures, Transylvania and Bucovina regions. Their locomotives are steam-powered ...

News Romania » Maramures: Romania: Maramures is a rural fairytale

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/romania/articles/Romania-Maramures-is-a-rural-fairytale/
Publication date: Wednesday 29 May 2013

I wake to the sound of crowing, clanking and lowing. As chickens peck in the dust just beneath my window, a dozen cows are shuffling through the village, their bells a discordant jangle. At each house, another cow joins the throng. Like a dog-walker or ...

News Romania » Maramures: PHOTOS: Gravestones in Romania share the deceased’s life stories and dirty secrets

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/gravestones-romania-share-deceased-life-stories-dirty-secrets-article-1.1429640
Publication date: Friday 23 August 2013

There’s no point in hiding secrets in this small town in Maramures, so people’s lives are captured honestly in their epitaphs, with none of the sanitizing that happens at many modern funerals. Flaws accompany the deceased into the afterlife — whether ...

News Romania » Maramures: Romania: Maramures to export about 100 tonnes of berries

News channel or source: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/144881/Romania-Maramures-to-export-about-100-tonnes-of-berries
Publication date: Wednesday 26 August 2015

Berry producers in Maramures, Romania, could export over 100 tonnes of fruit to the European market this autumn, mainly blueberries, blackberries and strawberries. "We estimate that this year we could export 100 tonnes of berries. It is still early in the ...

News Romania » Maramures: Experience Europe as it once was in rural Romania

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-d-romania-main-20150816-story.html
Publication date: Saturday 15 August 2015

Romania has gained a reputation for unspoiled natural beauty and well-preserved historic architecture, without the commercialism of more established tourist industries. Here in the storied Romanian highland regions of Transylvania and Maramures ...

News Romania » Maramures: 1970´s in Maramures County, Romania

News channel or source: http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-1246340
Publication date: Wednesday 03 June 2015

Romania was under Comunism power, life in villages and small towns was simple and beautiful. People from North of Romania say that life was no so bad like in other parts, because the Comunism was hard to change their style of life from the mountains.

News Romania » Maramures: Romania's costly passion for building churches

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-23420668
Publication date: uesday 06 August 2013

To travel across the north of Romania from Suceava in Moldavia to Maramures is to be bamboozled by exquisite religious eye candy. Everywhere you look there are churches - big, small, medieval, brand new, tin-roofed, wooden, painted - each has its own appeal.

News Romania » Maramures: Holiday events stir Romania's Maramures, Moldavia regions

News channel or source: http://www.travelweekly.com/Destinations2001-2007/Holiday-events-stir-Romania-s-Maramures-Moldavia-regions
Publication date: Wednesday 03 November 1999

SIGHETUL MARMATIEI, Romania -- While centuries-old customs can be observed at festivals and in the day-to-day life of villages around this country, nowhere are they more vibrant than in the regions of Maramures and Moldavia, situated, respectively, in the ...

News Romania » Maramures: The new Romania: Think Italy, not Dracula

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/12/04/AR2009120402265.html
Publication date: Saturday 05 December 2009

I say Romania, you say . . . Dracula, right? Well, put a stake through the heart of that outdated association, say Sheilah Kast and Jim Rosapepe, authors of the new book "Dracula Is ... a region called Maramures. That's where Elie Wiesel's home town ...