Global Village

How one village in Saxon Transylvania is coping with too many of the wrong kind of tourists. by James de Candole The Saxon farming settlements of Alma Vii (or Almen in German), Biertan (Birthälm) and V...

HE Prince Charles is back at Viscri

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited the Foundation that carries his name in the village of Viscri on Thursday, a house since 1700, where he met with small farmers and craftsmen from Romania, discussi...

Carving a Niche

Contemporary crafted furniture and beautifully restored woodwork from a workshop in Transylvania to Bucharest and beyond   By Stephen McGrath   On a sunny weekday in late April, Elek Sütö, a...