Biertan Fortress, Transylvania Romania - image by Romeo Huidu


The village of Biertan is home to one of the largest and most impressive medieval strongholds in Transylvania. Surrounded by quaint streets and vineyards, the 15th century fortified church at Biertan is perched high
on a hill in the middle of the village. Three tiers of 35-foot-high
defensive walls, connected by towers and gates, encircled the complex,
making the church impossible to conquer during medieval times »»»

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