Historical Places

Rome - Vatican Museums

The Vatican Museums are Christian and art museums located within the city boundaries of the Vatican City. They display works from the immense collection amassed by Popes throughout the centuries…

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  • Country Italy

Iasi

Iasi is the largest city in eastern Romania and the seat of Iași County. Located in the historical region of Moldavia, Iași has traditionally been one of the leading centres…

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  • Country Romania

Alba Iulia Citadel

The Alba Iulia citadel, designed by Italian architect Giovanni Morando Visconti, was built between 1716 and 1735, using the Vauban military architectural system—the largest of this kind in Southeastern Europe.…

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  • Country Romania

Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon, a medieval market town in England’s West Midlands, is the 16th-century birthplace of William Shakespeare. Possibly the most famous writer in the English language, Shakespeare is known for his…

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  • Country United Kingdom

Voronet Monastery

The Voronet Monastery is a medieval monastery in the Romanian village of Voronet, now a part of the town Gura Humorului. It is one of the famous painted monasteries from…

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  • Country Romania

Bran Castle

The region between Bucegi and Piatra Craiului has sparked a series of historical episodes, from prehistoric days until current times, all due to one major geographical and historical factor: the…

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  • Country Romania

Peles Castle

Peles Castle is a Neo-Renaissance castle in the Carpathian Mountains, near Sinaia, in Prahova County, Romania, on an existing medieval route linking Transylvania and Wallachia, built between 1873 and 1914.…

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  • Country Romania

Corvin Castle

Corvin Castle, also known as Hunyadi Castle or Hunedoara, is a Gothic - Renaissance castle in Hunedoara, Romania. It is one of the largest castles in Europe and figures in…

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  • Country Romania