marți, 7 septembrie 2010
OLT VALLEY ROMANIA
I went on holiday to Mtii Mountains. Sun motorway and then the highway to Pitesti. Bucharest course crossing took us more than the road to Pitesti highway. I bypassed Pitesti, following the belt and I came slowly on the Olt Valley. This is the bridge between Oltenia and Transylvania. There may not be impressed by everything you see, are wonderful places full of picturesque history, Mircea shadow guard. Here is Monastery tails guarding over 600 years.
Turnu Monastery is located in a secluded spot on the left bank of the river Olt, in Mount Cozia founded on two kilometers of Prince Mircea the Old, Cozia Monastery. Monastery name comes from a massive tower, the rock called "Peak of Theophilus", built in the II of the Roman legions from Camp Arutela whose ruins can be seen today in Glade Bivolari below the current hydro. At first he was called "Hermitage after the tower", then "Turnu Monastery, and
I was several times these places, but always are impressed by the majesty of the mountains and that is when Olt quiet when whirling. Deserves to step on those lands, even in passing!