Card no 546 – Andrås
Historic Centre of Sighișoara
Country Card Sent From: Romania
Place that Card Sender Lives: Targu Mures
Date Received: 8th May 2013
Distance Travelled: 1,308 miles
Time Taken: 6 days
Sighișoara is a fine example of a small, fortified medieval town. I didn't need to do any research on this card because Andrås told me about this part of the World Heritage Site - "Sighișoara is located in the middle of the Transylvanian plateau. You can see here the clock tower, the castle, some very old houses - all are situated in the medieval citadel, which is the only inhabited medieval castle in the whole of Eastern Europe. Built by German Saxons today it is a very famous Romanian tourist attraction."