Best of Brașov – Top 10 Sights

Brașov – (pronounced Bra-shov), also known as Kronstadt in German or Brassó in Hungarian – was founded by the Saxon colonists, having three suburbs outside the walls of Fortress, ”one inhabited by Romanians, one inhabted by Hungarians and the third by Saxon peasants” as described by the Transylvanian Saxon renaissance humanist and theologian Johannes Honterus Continue Reading