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Architectural patterns of the Transylvanian Marginimea Sibiului

Sunday, November 25th, 2007

The village of Galeş is situated in the heart of the Marginimea Sibiului. This is an area which comprises about 20 village and town communities that have a strong Romanian cultural and ethnic identity. The area sits on the northern arc of the Carpathians, close to the Valea Oltului, a river path leading directly south […]

Our kitchen with tiles

Thursday, September 13th, 2007

We had been looking for some nice splash-back tiles for the cooker and the sink for some time now.  We found a really nice hand-made tile firm in Sussex that makes Delft style tiles.  These wouldn’t exactly fit with the Transylvanian style of the rest of the house, would need transporting to Romania, and because […]

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