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Campina City was documentary mentioned in 1503 and in 1593 is recorded as a customs point on the road to Transylvania. In 1663 is a fair. City status as a fair in 1663 develops gradually and in 1791 benefited the first arrangement of the road on the Prahova Valley, because the Austrian troops. In 1864 is raised to the rank of city. In 1890, In Campina it was rised the first scaffold oil in the country, and the refinery "Factory New ", was built in 1895, then the largest in Europe. In 1994, Campina was declared a municipality.

The town location in the middle of Subcarpathian area at the confluence of the Prahova valley and Doftana makes tourist town with ancient traditions and its surroundings are appreciated today and attended by many visitors come from all over the country.

Climbing the hill Muscel the section called "THE OBSERVER" on the 550 m you will see it under your eyes the entire panorama of the city and its environs.
Hence, we find easily that the three rivers that surround it, the Campinita North river, Doftana East River and West River Prahova, that managed to shape the terrace, turning it into a triangular platform, with Sweet or steep slopes.
Campina Terrace, modeled with thousands and thousands of years ago, has the advantage that it is surrounded by a series of hills, which can be said to have turned it into a depression sheltered from strong winds which are blowing unabated in the lowlands.

Crown of hills protects the city, is dressed deciduous forests and grasslands, which confers a very picturesque, village while ensuring a favorable climate.
But the most beautiful part of town is situated north-east, to the district Voila, where the locals and recreation area called "The Fountain with cherry trees, covered with deciduous forests, including conifer clumps are observed, populated with squirrels, sunny glades carpeted with grass and flowers glazed. This area is so picturesque, could not escape the eye of an artist, the man who was the painter Nicolae Grigorescu and lived many years here. Even one of these clearings, called the "POIANA Grigorescu" being her favorite scenic artist.

In fact, starting with 1836, when the poet Caesar Bolliac, hosted by progressive landlord I. Câmpineanu, describing the beauties of these places in Campina will come many cultural personalities: Dimitrie Bolintineanu, Ion Heliade Radulescu, Bogdan Petriceicu Haşdeu, George Cosbuc, Constantin Istrati, Eugene Jebeleanu, Geo Bogza, personalities who have linked to the life and work of these lands.


Campina | Campina City was documentary mentioned in 1503 and in 1593 is recorded as a customs point on the road to Transylvania. In 1663 is a fair. City status as a fair in 1663 develops gradually and in 1791 benefited the first arrangement of the road on the Prahova Valley, because the Austrian troops

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Top hotels in Campina

Hotel Oscar, Campina

Hotel Oscar

Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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    Hotel Amana Inn, Campina

    Hotel Amana Inn

    Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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      Motel Club Montana, Campina

      Motel Club Montana

      Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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        Seva Health Club, Campina

        Seva Health Club

        Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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        Pensiunea Jucausii, Campina

        Pensiunea Jucausii

        Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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        Pensiunea Casablanca, Campina

        Pensiunea Casablanca

        Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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          Pensiunea Bavaria Campina, Campina

          Pensiunea Bavaria Campina

          Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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            Autocar, Campina

            Autocar

            Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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              Pensiunea Oscar, Campina

              Pensiunea Oscar

              Campina, Valea Prahovei, Romania

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                Peles Castle

                Peles Castle

                Valea Prahovei, RomaniaPeles Complex - architectural ensemble (Peles Castle, Pelisorul, Tower, Guard, Economat) built by King Charles I on the left bank of Peles creek in a very picturesque place is one of the most popular targets in the Prahova Valley.

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                Lake and Dam Paltinu

                Lake And Dam Paltinu

                Muntenia, RomaniaPaltinu Dam is located in Prahova County, Doftana River valley, downstream from its confluence with the valley Păltinoasa the keys named "heels"

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                Cantacuzino Castle - Busteni

                Cantacuzino Castle - Busteni

                Valea Prahovei, RomaniaCantacuzino Castle was built in 1911 in the park whose owner was Prince Gheorghe Grigore Cantacuzino said "Nababu" because of his impressive fortune. They say could pave the entire palace forecourt with his gold coins.

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                Bran Castle

                Bran Castle

                Bran Moeciu, RomaniaBran Castle, situated near Bran and in the immediate vicinity of Brasov, is a national monument and landmark in Romania. The fortress is situated on the border between Transylvania and the Romanian Country, the DN73. It is known as "Dracula's Castle" is one of the many places related to Dracula's legend, including the Castle and Castle Poienari Corvin.

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                Fortress Poenari

                Fortress Poenari

                Transfagarasan, RomaniaNear the dam Vidraru top of the mountain fortress, looming Poienari old city, which is reached by climbing 1,480 concrete steps winding through beech forest.

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                Fagaras Fortress

                Fagaras Fortress

                Transilvania, RomaniaFagaras Fortress is the most imposing monument of the province, one of the largest and best preserved of the whole country and even Europe.

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                Julia Hasdeu Castle

                Julia Hasdeu Castle

                Valea Prahovei, RomaniaJulia Hasdeu Castle, Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu creation, built in memory of his daughter, Julia Hasdeu (also called the magician Castle of Campina"), is one of the unique buildings made almost solely on the information and plans submitted by Yulia (from "underworld") in ghost sessions organized by his father. Here wrote BP Haşdeu "Sic Cogito" esoteric work (" I think so! ") and here he conducted the first psycho photography experiments.

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                Rasnov Fortress

                Rasnov Fortress

                Bran Moeciu, RomaniaThe fortress of Râşnov is a old farmhouse (Brasov county). It is one of the best preserved peasant fortress of Transylvania and was built in 13-14 centuries by the inhabitants of the settlement with the same name, the principal purpose to defend themselves against attacks by Tatars

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                Reserve Glodeasa

                Reserve Glodeasa

                Muntenia, RomaniaGlodeasa is a secular virgin forest of beech and fir, aged between 200-300 years and heights of 40-45 m. Since the area does not perform logging, forest preserves evidence of the evolution of forest cover our mountains.

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                Doftana Gorge

                Doftana Gorge

                Valea Buzaului, RomaniaDoftana keys are located near Lake Pãltinoasa and offers a great view, similar to the Gorges Gorges.

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                Reci Natural Reserve - Covasna

                Reci Natural Reserve - Covasna

                Transilvania, RomaniaBirchen Natural Reserve is part of "Birchen of Reci, the Baltic Ozun - Santionlunca" which is one of the largest reserves in Covasna county, complex within it's geologically character, landscape, of the flora and fauna.

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                Botanic Garden - Bucharest

                Botanic Garden - Bucharest

                Muntenia, RomaniaBotanical Garden of Bucharest, was placed in the current location in 1884, with an area of ~ 17 hectares, thanks to Prof. Dr. Dimitrie Brandza passion and landscape architect Fuchs, a native of Brussels.

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                Prison Doftana

                Prison Doftana

                Muntenia, RomaniaDoftana is the name of a famous prisons in Romania, located in the area Telega, Prahova county. Prison building was opened in 1895 and was used until 1960 for the incarceration of political prisoners with common law prisoners.

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                Dacian Fortresses - Covasna

                Dacian Fortresses - Covasna

                Transilvania, RomaniaRuins Dacian fortress called Fairies, which is located on a hill bordering the valley of the same name, in the extreme east of the resort, on a rocky promontory called by locals Mount Fortress, confirming the presence of Dacians and Romans in what is now Covasna city.

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                Herastrau - Bucharest

                Herastrau - Bucharest

                Muntenia, RomaniaHerastrau Park or National Park Charles II was built in 1936 on the shores of Lake Herăstrău (74 hectares) and is the largest park in Bucharest.

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                Feldioara Fortress

                Feldioara Fortress

                Transilvania, RomaniaFeldioara fortress city today - was on the left bank of the Olt River, 17 km north-west of Brasov. The name of the town today is of Hungarian descent, Fold-Var `` meaning `` Fortress of land, but he was not always this way though. German version is Marienburg and means `` `` Cities. Mary was the patron of the Teutonic Knights and the city of Feldioara is one that can be attributed to their fortifications.

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                Cismigiu Park- Bucharest

                Cismigiu Park- Bucharest

                Muntenia, RomaniaCismigiu Park is located in downtown, is the oldest park in Bucharest and spread over 17 hectares. In 1779 when the Romanian ruler, Alexander Ypsilanti ordered to build two fountains to have good drinking water, park name is derived from these fountains.

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                Memorial House "Nicolae Grigorescu" - Campina

                Memorial House "Nicolae Grigorescu" - Campina

                Valea Prahovei, RomaniaNicolae Grigorescu Memorial House is a house-museum of Campina (Prahova county), in which lived and painted Nicolae Grigorescu (1838-1907). Memorial Museum (ground and first floor) was made available to the public in 1957.

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                Roman camp Pietroasele

                Roman Camp Pietroasele

                Valea Buzaului, RomaniaIt is believed that this fort was built by Emperor Constantine the Great in 332 since the campaign against the Goths north of the Danube.

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                Roman  Catholic Church - Saint Anthony of Padua- Campina

                Roman Catholic Church - Saint Anthony Of Padua- Campina

                Valea Prahovei, RomaniaRoman Catholic Church Saint Anthony of Padua with a length of 104 years (the construction was finished in 1906, a project supported by Anton Raky Eng), built in Romanesque style.

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                Mud Volcanoes

                Mud Volcanoes

                Muntenia, RomaniaMud volcanoes are formations created by natural gas from over 3,000 meters deep, passing through a clay soil, in combination with the water from the groundwater. The gas pushes the water mixed with clay to the surface. The sludge formed by them comes to the surface and, in those places, dries in contact with the air, forming conical structures similar to volcanoes. The surface sludge is cold because it comes from clay layers.

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                Pelisor Castle

                Pelisor Castle

                Valea Prahovei, RomaniaPelișor Castle is a small palace built on the domain of Peleș Castle, in Sinaia. The castle was built between 1889 and 1903 by King Carol I and was intended for the future King Ferdinand and Queen Mary. Until Pelisor finished, the young people lived in Fosor. Pelișor has only 99 rooms, compared to Peleș Castle with 160 rooms. The entire house has been decorated to be a princely residence, and bears the imprint of a powerful personality: Queen Mary. The hall of honor is lined with oak.

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                Slanic Prahova center

                Slanic Prahova Center

                 0.0 km de Slanic PrahovaSpa resort, including the center of Salt Salt Mountain is unique in the world and the largest salt mine in Europe, a city surrounded by spectacular scenery and providing accommodation, treatment and devertisment various Slanic Prahova is the ideal place for spending holidays. The distinct beauty of the landscape adjacent, local climate peculiarities determined by location in the hearth of a river not far from the last depression and mountain peaks and the presence of remarkable sights and spectacular scale of the bases and treatment recognized are prerequisites for a pleasant stay, quiet and restful. Continuous development of the city, upgrading bathrooms and complex arrangement of beaches and terraces inside their boarding houses are new and summer terraces and park are reasons to believe Slanic an attractive tourist resort for young people.

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