Sighisoara Tourism in Romania
Sighisoara is a beautiful city with extraordinary craft and by the River tarnava mare in the province of Mures, Romania. On the 14th and 15th century, economic growth Sighisoara and merchants ensured financial means for the construction of a powerful defense system there are 14 towers and with a gun pointed to the four Cardinal points. Each tower was built and is managed and maintained by the craft guilds. Among the most striking is the 14th-century Clock Tower. The tower is the main gate controlled the length of the defensive wall and the many treasures of the city. Sighisoara fortress was built in the 12th century, and became known as the Cestrum and further strengthened and extended in the 15th century. Before that the Saxons built a walled city on the ruins of a Roman Fortress. In 1298, the town is mentioned as Schespurch, while in year 1367 called Civitas de Seguswar. During the 12th century, craftsmen and merchants Germany known as the Transylvanian Saxons were invited to Transylvania by the King of Hungary to settle and defend the borders of his realm.
Sighisoara, founded by Transylvania during the 12th century and still stands as one of the most beautiful and ancient cities in the middle ages in Europe. And designated as a world heritage site by UNESCO, the jewel of 16th century perfectly intact with nine towers, cobbled streets and ornate churches and streets of the old town of Prague or Vienna magic atmosphere. It is also the birthplace of Vlad Dracula, also known as Vlad, Sighişoara became one of the most important cities of Transylvania, with artists from throughout the Holy Roman Empire visiting the settlement. Germany artists and craftsmen dominated the urban economy, as well as building the fortress that protects them. It is estimated that during the 16th and 17th centuries had as many as 15 guilds and 20 handicraft branches. Sighişoara has a population of 26,370 as much in 2011. And the place is very popular at all here. And there is a hotel and restaurant with an exquisite design that is amazing and beautiful.