Carpathian Mountains

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a mountain range in central Europe that extends from Slovakia and southern Poland southeastward through western Ukraine to northeastern Romania

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5 Dracula's castle stands at the edge of a terrific precipice in Transylvania from which there is a 300m drop and spectacular views of the Carpathian mountains.
Typically, while many of the agencies and countries involved in the volunteering abroad network are geared to humanitarian or environmental projects such as organic farming in continental Africa, tracking carnivores in the Carpathian Mountains, teaching English in rural China or building a latrine in an orphanage in Haiti, there are many others that offer experiences perfect for history buffs.
Interval International, a provider of vacation services and an operating business of non-traditional lodging company Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq:IILG), revealed on Friday the affiliation of Select Holiday Mountain Club, a year-round resort in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania.
Romanian archaeologist Ota describes the archaeological investigation of cemeteries in the historical Banat--lowlands bounded by the rivers Tisza to the west, Danube to the south, and Mures to the north and by the Southern Carpathian mountains to the east.
Situated in the historical region of Moldavia, at the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains, Bacau is one of Romania's cultural centres.
Born in Czernowitz, Romania, now Ukraine, he was the only child of silent, repressed parents who had moved from their native village in the Carpathian Mountains to run a small grocery store in the town.
Nestled amongst the peaks and plains of the Carpathian Mountains, Transylvania was once on the wild edges of Europe.
The scenery is "gorgeous," the Carpathian Mountains are dark and mysterious--a perfect place for our protagonist, seventeen year-old Mona Manoliu, to fall in love.
The six female captive-bred bison from Port Lympne and Howletts Wild Animal Park, Kent, Highland Wildlife Park, Inverness-shire, and Fota Wildlife Park, Cork, Ireland, were transported to Vanatori Neamt Nature Park in Romania's Carpathian Mountains.
In this engaging account of an incredible adventure, guaranteed to stir the blood of the dullest armchair traveler, Tim Cope describes his three-year long horseback trek from Mongolia across Central Asian steppes to the Carpathian mountains in Hungary, retracing the steps of Genghis Khan and his successors--a journey never successfully completed since then.
At the other end of Ukraine's display, a poster placed next to Russia's stands trumpets its western Carpathian Mountains as "a real tourist gem" and stresses that the former Soviet republic and its eastern neighbor are not one and the same.
While capping off a year in Romania, Evans and his wife decided to hike through a section of the Carpathian mountains.
One of Yanukovych's country residences in the Carpathian Mountains was also opened up for all to see.
2% the national minorities, particularly Occidentals Carpathian Mountains warns that although space is upon contact with Western European countries and those closest to Hungary are 87.
The first of those roads, 58 km long, has to cross the Carpathian Mountains.