Few people know that the remnants of this palace are linked to Vlad the Impaler the ruler of Walachia also known as Vlad Dracul or Dracula and who is mistakenly linked to the castle of Bran just because he lived there for a period ;...更多
I was and still am fascinated by this Vlad the Impaler who keeps watch over the ruins of this old medieval court.
It is situated in the Old Town (the Old Town is just across the Intercontinental hotel) on the str Franceza.
A robust bust...更多
We sought this site out after seeing Bran Castle and hearing about Vlad the Impaler.
This is a medieval palace he had built but currently is in ruins. It is worth walking by to get a feeling for the history of it all. Not much...更多
There are some ruminants of building foundation scattered about and a nice bust of Vlad but that's about it. It's good for a walk by if you are in the area but I wouldn't seek it out. It was locked up after we did seek...更多
There's absolutely no need to spend the mare 1US$ for this museum, as most of the exhibits can be seen from the street (and there're not that many of them to begin with).
The bust of Dracula provides a lovely photo-op, but that's about it.