Time for the letter ‘K’ in Frizztext’s A to Z challenge…
From my travels, K could be for Kaysersberg, Krems, Klagenfurt, Lake Konstanz, Klopeinersee, Kloster Weltenburg… but I’m going out on a limb, and heading for Kronstadt, which is the old name for a city in Romania.
Kronstadt is the German name (meaning Crown City – the coat of arms of the city is a crown with oak roots) for Brasov, in the Transylvanian region of Romania. In the Middle Ages, German colonists known as the Transylvanian Saxons played a decisive role in the development of towns, including Brasov.
Brasov is surrounded by the Southern Carpathian mountains:
There is some wonderful architecture in the main square:
Sadly, I took very few photographs when we visited Brasov, so that’s it!
Head over to Frizz’s blog for more examples of the letter ‘K‘