Peleș Castle (Castelul Peleș) is a Neo-Renaissance castle in the Carpathian Mountains, near Sinaia, in Prahova County, Romania, on an existing medieval route linking Transylvania and Wallachia, built between 1873 and 1914. Its inauguration was held in 1883. Peleș became the world's first castle fully powered by locally produced electricity. Wiki.

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Trypillian Symbols from Palmarchuk and Andriyevskyi’s dictionary of Trypillian hieroglyphs. (The interpretations are conjecture, of course. rw) Cucuteni-Trypillian culture (also known as Cucuteni culture, from Romanian; Trypillian culture, from Ukrainian; or Tripolye culture, from Russian) is a Neolithic archaeological culture which existed from approximately ca. 5500-2750 BCE, from the Carpathian Mountains to the Dniester and Dnieper regions in modern-day Romania, Moldova, and Ukraine.

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Grandchild of Queen Victoria - Marie of Romania (previously Princess Marie of Edinburgh; 1875 –1938) was Queen consort of Romania from 1914 to 1927, as the wife of Ferdinand I of Romania. Her first cousin, Prince George of Wales, later King George V of the United Kingdom, fell in love with her & proposed marriage. She married Prince Ferdinand of Romania, nephew of King Carol I of Romania in 1893.

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GYPSIES - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

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The perfect house for when I'm a creepy old lady all the local children are afraid of.

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