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Transylvania Tours to Travel ChannelTransylvania Live on Travel Channel

The itinerary of the Vampire in Transylvania tour was a major source of inspiration for Mysterious Journeys, a production company working with Travel Channel. Transylvania Live has currently assisted them on a documentary based on our dark legends. The documentary was broadcasted on Travel Channel October 29, 8:00 pm, Oct 30, 12:00 am, Oct 31, 11:00 am.

Mysterious Journeys - The Hunt for Dracula

Undertake a chilling journey into the very soul of Romania in search of the true story behind the dark prince of the undead: Dracula. Who was the inspiration for Count Dracula? Was he a real man or a man of fiction?

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Transylvania Live in Top Ten, according to Fodor's travel guide The prestigious Fodor's travel guide, placed Halloween in Transylvania with Vlad the Impaler in Top Ten Must-Do-Adventures.
Been there, done that, and you've got the T-shirt to prove it? Make 2007 your year to experience some new travel thrills. Below are ten must-do adventures that will make the coming New Year one to remember. download PDF


Transylvania Live Dracula Tours -The world’s best vampire-spotting locations according to Lonely Planet

Transylvania Live Dracula Tour in Top 5Fangtastic! by Tim Richards-Lonely Planet Author

Vampires and their stories seem to be enjoying an eternal renaissance in contemporary fiction and film. Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire kicked off the modern raft of tales, and the popularity of more recent book and movie offerings like Twilight and True Blood shows that folks are, well, batty for vampire tales. So where can you go to learn more about these creatures of the night? Discover the top destinations with this excerpt from Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel.
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RTÉ One Ireland - Tubridy Tonight Show

Transylvania Live This week (the week before Halloween) on Tubridy Tonight we have a spook-tacular prize for one of you at home! We've teamed up with Transylvania Live, experts in Transylvania, and Wizz Air, the largest low fare - low cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, to giveyou the chance to win Winners- Transylvania Live - Halloween Short Break in Transylvaniathe ultimate Halloween break.
You and a friend will jet off to Transylvania for an exclusive Halloween party in Count Dracula's Castle! With fortune tellers, ghosts and ghouls there will be plenty to keep you on your toes! You'll spend the following day sight-seeing - meet a unique artist, the only one in the world, whose uses spider webs for this paintings, visit the Saxon village of Biertan, home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site, descend to the heart of one of the oldest salt mines in the country - there's lots to do and see.
Transylvania Live
is proud to announce the winner of the contest organised by Tubridy Tonight Show. Damien Fogarty from Dublin, has explored the magic realms of Transylvania, in a special Halloween Short Break

The flagship 7 day Dracula Tour is first on the list

Irish IndependentThe Irish Time published the article Creepy destination at home and abroad, written by Sandra O'Connell.
In the top of the list is Transylvania Live's 7 day flagship Dracula Tour, Halloween in Transylvania with .Vlad the Impaler
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Win the fright of a lifetime to Transylvania

Irish IndependentThe Irish Independent teamed up with Transylvania Live and Wizzair to give one of our lucky readers the chance to win a trip (for two) of a lifetime to Transylvania
Brenda Donnellan from Co. Galweay was the lucky reader of The Irish Independent who won a trip of a lifetime to Transylvania.


The Paul O'Grady Show hosting Transylvania Live tours

Transylvania Live tours on TVTransylvania Live has provided media assistance for Olga TV, Paul O'Grady's production company, for the 2008 Halloween edition of the show


5 Top Places to Hunt for Vampires - Zoomer Magazine -Canada,
Tranyslvania Live's- Dracula Tour is first

Transylvania Live Dracula Tour in Top 5

Like the immortal blood sucking creatures themselves, our fascination with vampires isn’t dimmed by the passing centuries. These pale-faced, fang-toothed icons have inspired centuries of horror and mystery — not to mention a Hollywood blockbuster or two. (Who can forget Max Schreck as Nosferatu or Bela Lugosi’s Dracula?)...

While today’s vampire fans flock to the scenes of their favourite TV shows and movies, there are many places you can sink your teeth into some good old-fashioned vampire lore. After all, vampire haunts can offer more than sets: the history, culture and scenery make them destinations their own right. are five vampire-spotting destinations inspired by Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel: Transylvania, Romania
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Transylvania Live Dracula Tours in Bizarre Magazine

Transylvania Live Dracula Tour in Top 5

FEAR AND LOATHING IN TRANSYLVANIA - Bizarre's gothic traveller Stephen Daultrey takes a trip to the real-life home of VLAD THE IMPALER to sample COCK'N'BALLS CUISINE served with a SIDE ORDER of CHILLING TALES

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Transylvania Live Dracula Tours in FOX News

Transylvania Live Dracula Tour in Top 5

Vampires and their stories seem to be enjoying an eternal renaissance in contemporary fiction and film. So where can you go to learn more about these creatures of the night? There's nothing better than going to the source, and in the case of vampire lore that's Vlad Tepes, legendary ruler of Wallachia, now part of Romania .

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Transylvania Live Dracula Tour in Top 5Transylvania Live in Top 5 Offbeat travel tours, according to Tourism Review and Woman's Day

Experience the travel tour you won’t forget. No matter if you like it historical, literary, spooky, or adventurous, the top 5 offbeat travel tours have it all. presents the best unusual tours for discerning travelers selected by download PDF



Transylvania Live Dracula tours in the pressTransylvania Live's Dracula Tours featured in Weekend Weekly Hong Kong

Together with two photo models a reporter and a photographer from Weekend Weekly a magazine based in Hong Kong have participated in a Dracula Tour in Transylvania in the summer of 2011. download PDF


Men's Journal about Transylvania Live's Heli-ski in Transylvania


Heli-ski in Transylvania in Men's Journal

Get wild in the Land of Dracula
Explore Rumania's rugged side with the adventure set
By Paul Bibeau


..take a chopper out of town to heli-ski the Iezer Papusa, Fagaras, and Bucegi mountains. A customized trip sure to be unforgetable but you'll have to be in in excellent conditon to hack it.

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Transylvania Live interviewed by KZSB AM 1290 Radio from California

Around the WorldOur US representative, Andreea Leaha was interviwed about our 'Halloween tour in Transylvania with Vlad the Impaler" by the travel radio "Around the World" in Santa Barbara, California. The show was aired live on Thursday, October 26th, 2007 AT 10 AM (PST). The program was broadcast in Australia on 99.7 FM in Queensland and to another 30+ radio stations via ComRadSat.
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Daily Mirror's readers enjoing Transylvania Live's award

Transylvania Live
is proud to announce the winners of the contest organised by Daily Mirror.

and David Gladwin, from Isle of Wight, UK, have explored the magic realms of Transylvania, in August, in a special Vampire Holiday.

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to see the advert.
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Vacation with Vampires in Transylvania - Reflections magazine

by Andrea Beringer
Bellevue Club - ReflectionsWould-be vampire hunters can explore Transylvania solo or seek courage in numbers on one of the increasingly popular Dracula tours. The commercial tours find their own ways to inflict a bigger bite of vampire pop culture for victims—er, visitors. Outfitters may throw vampire balls, host Halloween costume contests, show classic Dracula films on board the bus or hand out small cross necklaces and survivor certificates to their brave travelers. download PDF 

Transylvania Live interviewed by The World Radio, BBC News

The World Radio, Powered by BBC"Listen to our interview with a Romanian tourguide who's leading a Halloween tour ( of this walled city in Transylvania (Sighisoara)." The world Radio

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Transylvania Live invited to debate Dark Tourism on Transilvania Live TV


Transylvania Live - LIVE from Transylvania on Living TV

Friday 23rd February, our crew was live on LIVING TV - UK (now Sky Living), translating messages from the show guests for the ghosts from a Transylvanian castle (apparently, these ghosts do not understand English tongue) in a special edition of Most Haunted Live broadcasted from Transylvania!

See the ghost hunting episode from a Transylvanian castle with our translation here.


Transylvania Live's and Transylvania Riders rally featured in Canadian Biker

Canadian Biker  published the article Transylvania calling you
If you're looking for something a little different this summer consider accepting the invitation sent to Canadian motorcyclist…
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Transylvania Live featured in Today's Travel News

Halloween Starts Early in Transylvania
In the crass spirit of Christmas commercialization - which starts right after Halloween - we thought equal time ought to follow the Christmas holidays for marketing Halloween 2007. So in the spirit of eager and early holiday commercialization, we offer this hype for "Halloween In Transylvania - with Vlad the Impaler." download pdf.


Press Kit

Are you a journalist or broadcaster working on a piece about Transylvania, destination weddings, or hiking adventure or cultural tour? We can provide story ideas, expert quotes, interviews, and more. We have appeared on TV and radio broadcasts and been interviewed by numerous print and internet publications.

How to Reach Us

The best way to reach us is via email . We check email even when on the road.

On a deadline? Give us a call! We're accustomed to deadlines and can work with yours.

Here are some good quality images from Transylvania and Romania suitable for printings (please right click the link, and then select Save target as to download the image):

Bran Castle, aka Dracula's Castle - TIF Image, 9,85 MB
Moldovita Monastery - TIF Image, 19,5 MB
Peles Castle - TIF Image, 4,22 MB

Feel free to use these images for publications on Romania
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