Category Archive: Europe

Durbuy, Belgium

Durbuy is a francophone Belgian city,  considered to be “the smallest town in the world” (title given in the 14th century, which nowadays is not justified anymore, because Durbuy’s population grew and today… Continue reading

Luxembourg city

Luxembourg city is the capital of Luxembourg (a small country situated in the Western Europe, surrounded by Belgium, Germany and France), a city of around 100000 inhabitants, with a lovely Old Town (in… Continue reading

9 Brussels essentials

1. An Umbrella Summer or winter, you don’t know when it rains on you. Belgium is known for its capricious, rainy weather, so it might be a good idea to have an umbrella… Continue reading

Evening around Flagey in Brussels

Ixelles is one of the 19 neighborhoods (communes) in Brussels. Place Flagey and the Ixelles Ponds are the most famous parts of Ixelles . Following are photos made during this clear winter evening.… Continue reading

Valençay Castle on Loire Valley, France

Château de Valençay It’s one of the most beautiful châteaux of the Loire Valley and from what I noticed, also one of the most underrated. There weren’t many visitors; the traveling agencies and… Continue reading

Lost in fog. Cinquantenaire Park in Brussels, Belgium

It’s been a very dense fog a couple of nights ago in Brussels. The shooting took place in Cinquantenaire Park (I really have to mention the location otherwise you’ll never guess where it… Continue reading

Hasselt, Belgium

Hasselt is a small city in the Flemish region of Belgium, with a population of around 71500 inhabitants. It’s a city taken out from a fairy-tale and the big St. Quentin’s Cathedral is lit… Continue reading

Chenonceau Castle on Loire Valley, France

Among many other beautiful castles on Loire Valley in France, Chateau de Chenonceau is well worth a visit. Built around the 13th century on the river Cher (a left tributary of the river… Continue reading

My hometown – Targoviste, Romania.

What to see in Targoviste? 1. THE ROYAL COURT WITH CHINDIA TOWER The Royal Court and Chindia Tower, the symbol of Targoviste Targoviste is a city full of history. It used to be… Continue reading

On the moon? Mud Volcanoes in Buzau, Romania

Am I on the moon? I am not crazy, I promise. It’s just that for a second there I thought I was teleported on the moon. What am I talking about? An interesting… Continue reading

A stunning castle in Romania: Peles Castle

Peles Castle Built in Neo-Renaissance architecture at the foot of the Bucegi Mountains, in Prahova Valley, in the town of Sinaia, Romania, Peles Castle is one of the most beautiful castles in the… Continue reading

Zadar, Croatia

I had no idea how beautiful Croatia is, until I went there in July 2013. The sea is blue, clean and gorgeous (great for spending a nice vacation being lazy in the sun).… Continue reading