Peles Castle – Interiors

Peles Castle – Interiors

 Peles Castle in Sinaia, the summer residence of Romanian kings, was built at the wish of King Carol I of Romania (1866 – 1914), by architect Johannes Schultz , Karel Liman and Carol Benesch, and was decorated by famous decorators JD Heymann Hamburg, August Bembe in Mainz and Bernhard Ludwig in Vienna. Peles Castle is one of the most important historic edifices in Romania, with unique character and is therefore historical and artistic value, one of the most important monuments of this kind in Europe of the second half of the nineteenth century.     ...
Romanian and german troops in Bassarabia, Ukraine and Crimea, 1941-42. Part I

Romanian and german troops in Bassarabia...

  On the Bessarabian road Via:...
Bran Castle

Bran Castle

Bran Castle is situated near Bran and in the immediate vicinity of Braşov, is a national monument and landmark in Romania. The fortress is situated on the border between Transylvania and Wallachia. Commonly known as “Dracula’s Castle” (although it is one among several locations linked to the Dracula legend, including Poenari Castle and Hunyad Castle), it is marketed as the home of the titular character in Bram Stoker’s Dracula. The castle is now a museum open to tourists, displaying art and furniture collected by Queen Marie. Tourists can...
Romanian Army in World War I . Part V

Romanian Army in World War I . Part V

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Romanian Army in World War I . Part IV

Romanian Army in World War I . Part IV

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Romanian army in World War I . Part I

Romanian army in World War I . Part I

Ministry of Culture of France published on its website a series of original photographs from World War in Romania. The images were taken by the Romanian Army Photographic Service. In pictures appear different Romanian personalities such as King Ferdinand, Queen Mary and general Averescu. A bunch of Huns helmets captured. trophies Visit a French captain on the forehead, stopping in front of a shelter Work of railway track maintenance View of the valley or Caschin Casin Two soldiers in their shelter, earth mound Trophies taken from the...
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