St Nicholas’ Cathedral
First Romanian School Museum
This building packs a staggering amount of antique books, including the first Russian bible and 15th-century school books that admonish...
Piping out aromas of pork crackling in onion, meatball soup, chicken liver and bacon and sarmalute cu mamaliguta (boiled beef rolled...
St Nicholas’ Cathedral information
St Nicholas’ Cathedral, first built in wood in 1392, replaced by a Gothic stone church in 1495, and later embellished in Byzantine style. Inside are murals of Romania’s last king and queen, covered by plaster to protect them from communist leaders and uncovered in 2004.