Pretty Saxon villages with their colorful walls and terracotta roofs are all over the countryside. Bran Castle, the birthplace of Dracula, is situated in a twelfth century town, one of the best-preserved old towns in Europe. Romania has the largest population of bears and wolves in Europe and deer, wolves and bears occupy large portions of the forested mountainside.
The Danube Delta, is the second largest river delta in Europe and it is the best preserved. It has the largest reed beds on earth and is home to wild horses, hundreds of bird species, fish and wildlife.