Searching for a wildlife-filled spring getaway? Whether you want to admire exotic orchids, listen out for birdsong or spot a blue whale in the wild, Europe has something to offer.
From the places mentioned in Bram Stoker’s novel to sites linked to the life of Vlad the Impaler, the real historical figure who served as an inspiration for the fictional count – if you’re seeking serious Dracula tourism these are the best places in Transylvania to visit.
Lucy Mallows on the real Dracula.
Whether you want to enjoy a slower pace of life in traditional rural villages or seek adventure in the surrounding mountains, Transylvania has something to offer every traveller.
Transylvania is an attractive destination for those looking for an activity holiday. Here is a selection of the best outdoor experiences that the region has to offer.
Transylvania is home to many impressive castles, palaces and fortresses. Here are eight of the best.
This isn’t one for claustraphobes.
There are many national parks in Europe that remain fairly unknown. Here you can discover 14 of the best. Why miss out on visiting somewhere spectacular?
Whether it’s carnivals, ghost towns or turkey soup that you’re after, here’s where to head in December.
Rosie Whitehouse takes an emotional trip down memory lane in Cluj, Transylvania.