Old Austrian Imperial Baths - photographing colored ruins


posted on 6th of april, 2016

The spa town of Baile Herculane it’s a city in Caras- Severin , Banat, Romania. The history of these places begins nearly two millennia ago in year 102 bc, during the 165 years of Roman domination of Dacia. Legends say that Hercules himself stopped here for basth and rest.

 



Part of the Austrian Empire, in 1736 begin reconstruction and modernization of the baths and begins to be frequented by personalities of those times.

 



Now the building of old Austrian Imperial Bath is closed and left to decay, with no hope of reconstruction.

 



Our photo tour begins by finding a place to sneak inside the building without being observed by police. Once inside, we step into the colorful world of a bygone days.

 


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Posted by Ducados on March 26, 2017
Minunat!! O sa le pun si pe ale mele :)
Posted by Perstock on April 07, 2016
Great images :-)
Posted by Picstudio on April 06, 2016
Beautiful pics.



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Turda Salt Mine - The Coolest Underground Places In The World


posted on 22nd of april, 2016

It was classified with this title by Business Insider.
Turda salt mine is located in Turda County, Transylvania - Romania and it’s a historical mine being first mentioned in year 1075. In 1780 there were five ogival mines in Turda.
Salt exploitation in this mine was done until 1932 when it was stopped permanently, and in 1992 was transformed in a halotherapy center.
In 2009 the salt mine enter in a big rehabilitation and modernization program with the financial support of the European Union. After that has become a beautiful underworld for tourists.

 



The access tunnel leads to the main hall.

 



Here, in a beautiful world of salt can be seen a park wheel

 



Sport places and an wood amphitheatre

 


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Posted by FabioConcetta on May 09, 2016
Very nice composition and prospective!
Posted by Picstudio on April 23, 2016
Beautiful pics.



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