1. It makes no sense to visit Romania.
The Corvin Castle in Hunedoara ( © ctrif / Dollar Photo Club )
2. It’s an ugly place with nothing amazing to see.
Retezat National Park ( © janoka82 / Dollar Photo Club )
3. Landscapes are all grey and creepy.
Transylvanian village ( © Ionut David / Dollar Photo Club )
4. With tiny hills.
Retezat Mountains ( © porojnicu / Dollar Photo Club )
5. Roads with no view at all.
Transfagarasan road in Transylvania ( © Ionut David / Dollar Photo Club )
6. And boring valleys.
The Statue of Dacian king Decebalus near the Orsova ( © Pecold / Dollar Photo Club )
7. This spot is sooo blah.
Balea lake in Fagaras Mountains ( © Robert Sarkozi / Dollar Photo Club )
8. Dracula’s castle is just a simple shack.
The Bran Castle and Bran village in Transylvania ( © olimpiupop / Dollar Photo Club )
9. Just villages here.
Bucharest, the capital of Romania ( © adinafelea / Dollar Photo Club )
10. If you blink, you might miss the architecture.
Palace of Parliament (People’s House) in Bucharest ( © Aleksandar Todorovic / Dollar Photo Club )
11. No culture or sophistication whatsoever… crickets!
George Enescu Music Festival ( © Andrei Gandac )
12. Uh, how mediocre.
The Romanian Atheneum in Bucharest ( © Emi Cristea / Dollar Photo Club )
13. Outside the city just a wasteland.
Dalmatian Pelicans (Pelecanus crispus) in the Danube Delta ( © porojnicu / Dollar Photo Club )
14. Maybe you might find a muddy hole.
Ochiul Beiului Lake in Caras Severin ( © Lucian Satmarean )
15. Or just a tiny stream.
Bigar Waterfall in Caras Severin ( © ifindkarma / Dollar Photo Club )
16. Where is the remote?
Carpathian Mountains ( © porojnicu / Dollar Photo Club )
17. I should have stayed home and watched a movie!
Biking in the Carpathian mountains ( © Hilla.ro )
18. Beaches… just a sand box.
Black sea ( © Aleksandar Todorovic / Dollar Photo Club )
19. I’ve seen greener plant life in my refrigerator.
The Tunnel of Love ( © Avramescu Florin )
20. So, why would anybody bother to come?
Transalpina road in Transylvania ( © xalanx / Dollar Photo Club )
21. Just to be disappointed?
Peles Castle ( © Lucian Bolca / Dollar Photo Club )
22. Just to be bored?
Cluj Napoca, Transylvania ( © catgrig / Dollar Photo Club )
23. Just to be disgusted?
Traditional food ( © niromaks / Dollar Photo Club )
24. Just to see the same bland thing?
Wooden church in Maramures ( © drmarkuss1 / Dollar Photo Club )
25. Definitely, there is no reason to come to Romania!
Piatra Craiului Mountains ( © porojnicu / Dollar Photo Club )
Don’t click on the photos!
Spoty.com is the online platform for local breaks with a wow factor. In Romania in particular, we’ve got some awesome unknown bookings available in the regions pictured in this article.
Here are just a few examples:
Discover the Carpathian Mountains in a Mountain Hideaway close to Dracula’s Castle
Learn Local Crafts in the Saxon village that Prince Charles supported
Rent a car, go over the amazing Transfagarasan road featured in Top Gear and enjoy yummy food in a traditional Transylvanian village
Try out a boat adventure in the Danube Delta
Go biking in the Carpathian Mountains
Go hydro biking on the “mountain sea”
Enjoy Wow culinary experiences
Romania is not the only country we’ve researched for unknown amazing local breaks. So if you’re looking for something in particular, check Spoty.com or drop me a line about how you imagine your next getaway.