The Transfagarasan Highway, named the world's best road by Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson, is the most fascinating road in Transylvania, due to it's landscape, that it's the highest road in Transylvania (2042m), but also due to its interesting story!
What comes to your mind when you think of Romania? Is it the legendary figure of Count Dracula, or the huge Palace of Parliament, the second largest building in the world, or maybe the traditional Saxon villages and the gypsy with their colourful lifestyl
If you go down to the woods today ... you can still expect to encounter bears - at least you can in Transylvania!
Rule one: when walking in bear country make a noise to alert the animals to your presence.
Rule two: if confronted by a bear do not turn and run.