I realized now I haven’t presented you a very famous landmark of Romania: the Bran Castle. As I am gathering historical information for you – besides the known story of this castle being Dracula’s castle – I wanted to present you today the .
Keep in mind that back then people were shorter, and how this is a secret staircase, its main purpose was not to be beautifully decorated. The idea was to provide a passage between different parts of the castle and that’s it.
But, for someone a little claustrophobic like myself, climbing this narrow staircase – I could barely fit in my coat – was a little bit of a challenge. Click on the photo for a larger size.