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Brasov Map, Romania

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Brasov Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Brasov with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Brasov useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Brasov!

Brasov Travel Guide

Bran Castle now known as Dracula’s Castle was built first as a fortress by the Knights of the Teutonic Order in 1212, later on at the end of 14th century it developed into a fortress needed for the protection of Brasov city and the whole region against the Ottoman invasion. It is said that Vlad Tepes used Bran Castle as his residence for a few short times. The castle had several owners over the years and in December... read more

Brasov History

Brasov, by nightIn the Middle Ages, Brasov was a flourishing medieval town, having all the privileges of a city-state. The Saxon traders and craftsmen who colonized Brasov had managed to establish commercial relationships with Vienna, Budapest and Istanbul. The craftsmen guilds were basically leading the city: they were the ones in charge with the city’s development, constructions, and politics. It is no wonder Brasov had its first... read more

Brasov Sightseeing

BrasovThe “George Baritiu” Library is also another much appreciated cultural site, welcoming readers from all the parts of the city in all of its five locations. Numerous cultural centers like the “Casa Baiulescu” Cultural Centre, “Reduta” Cultural Centre come with complementary activities offering locals free access to a French Library, British Library and organizing numerous cultural events and programs which... read more

Brasov Nightlife

Bran CastleThere are two weeks each year when Brasov is cramming with tourists: one is the week between Christmas and the New Year, the second is in autumn, when Brasov becomes the host of the Golden Stag (Cerbul de Aur) international music festival. During the rest of the year, there are hundreds of gigs, fairs, street festivals you can attend: just take a look on the event guides that are offered for free at any corner. If you... read more

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