Brașov is a city in , . It's set in the in the centre of the country, 180 km from Bucharest. It's mostly a modern industrial city with a population of about 250,000, but the reason to visit is the well-preserved Old Town.
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in Braşov, , was built by the Tailors’ Guild, in 1559 for defensive purposes instead of an old gate destroyed by the flood in 1526. is situated 2½ km southwest of Brașov. Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Biserica Neagră or (German: Schwarze Kirche; Romanian: Biserica Neagră; is a church in Brașov, a city in south-eastern , . is situated 2 km southwest of Brașov. Photo: Firilacroco, CC BY-SA 3.0 ro.

Tâmpa is a mountain, part of the , located in the southern part of the and almost entirely surrounded by the city of Braşov. is situated 2½ km southwest of Brașov. Photo: Moa3333, Public domain.

is a fort of Braşov, The tower located on a large rock on Warthe Hill. is situated 2½ km southwest of Brașov. Photo: Whitepixels, CC0.

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is situated 6 km north of Brașov. Photo: Xulescu g, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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