For V, I have chosen Viscri, a village in rural Transylvania, reached by a very potholed unmade road when we visited. It has a wonderful solid old Saxon fortified church, the DeutschWeisskirche.
First up, a slideshow of the village:
….and now for the church, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site (more here). Built in the 12th Century, it was fortified in the early 15th Century, as protection against the invading Mongols . It is quite an impressive sight: