By Paul Barbu. For many foreigners, Romania is practically synonymous with Transylvania, the romantic region popularized by Bram Stoker in his famous novel Dracula. He has a special focus on the traditions of the Romanian people. Everything will end with a tasting of palinca and the famous Lechinta wine. But even excluding these jewels, there are extraordinary churches to visit, such as Herina, a unique church in the Romanic style, built by the Saxons. We usually see six Szekler and Saxon churches.
Pura Vida Beach Hostel Vama Veche – Hostel in Vama Veche
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The coastline of Vama Veche was a quite peaceful spot but nowadays it can get crowded for the weekend. Minibuses are reliable, with asigned seating; assume at least one bus per hour down the Constanta-Vama Veche road E , although changing buses once in Mangalia might be necessary. Assume total trip time from Constanta to Vama Veche of 1. Cost should not exceed 5EUR.
Join our hostel in the bohemian beach village Vama Veche, Romania
Choose your preferred language. We speak English and 42 other languages. Boasting a shared kitchen, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The accommodation provides airport transfers, while a bicycle rental service is also available.
It is part of the commune of Limanu and in , it had a population of Its current name literally means "Old customs", named so after Southern Dobruja the Cadrilater had been included in Romania in In , however, that region was returned to Bulgaria , and the village has since lain once again near the border, but the name stuck. Even in Communist Romania , Vama Veche had the reputation of a non-mainstream tourist destination, which has only grown since the Romanian Revolution of During the communist era, concern for border patrol sight lines spared Vama Veche the development that occurred in other Romanian Black Sea resorts.