located in Romania and it is one of the most popular destinations located on
the shores of the Black Sea. Besides being a major tourist attraction due to
its location, the city is also home to many historical landmarks to be
experienced. The history of Constanta can be traced way back to ancient times,
during the time of the ancient greeks. When it was first founded by the Greeks
around the 6th century BC, the town was called Tomis. It was later conquered by
the Romans in 71 BC, during the reign of Emperor Constantine and was renamed
from Tomis to Constantiana and later renamed to what we know today as
city remains one of the oldest cities in Romania and one of the most popular
tourist destinations in the country and the fourth-largest port in Europe,
after Rotterdam, Antwerp, and Marseille. Many important landmarks can be
witnessed throughout the city. The variety of architectural styles is what
makes this city some interesting as they were influenced by the different demographics
that have and are still cohabitating in this region, such as Romanians, Turks,
of the most important landmarks of the city, Ovid Square is where many
historical buildings of different styles can be admired, including the famous
Museum of Natural History and Archeology and of course, the statue of Ovid. Ovid was a Roman poet that was banned from Rome to
Tomis by Emperor Augustus. The reason for his banishment remains unclear,
however, this event greatly influenced his poetry in the following years.
During that time, Constanta, known then as Tomis was located on the edge of the
Roman Empire and was under the rule of the Kingdom of Thrace (a state on which
the Roman Empire had a great influence, also known as a satellite state). The
statue itself was designed by the sculptor Ettore Ferrari as a tribute to the
writer and a replica of the statue can be found in Italy, in the town of
location in the world of gambling is the Constanta Casino. The structure is
unique in its style, becoming one of Romania’s most important historical
monuments. The location of the casino also contributes to its popularity, is located
on the boardwalk on the shores of the Black Sea on 2 Elisabeth Boulevard. The
building has been abandoned for many years and plans to restore the once iconic
landmark of the city is underway. Restoration of the building began earlier
this month on the 15th and expected to be completed by 2022. On May 1st, the
area near the casino will also have a Ferris wheel set up to allow people to
witness the restoration process as well as a nice view of the port.
start of the Second World War, the casino was a favorite spot for gamblers from
all around Europe and was among the most popular casinos in Europe during that
time. While today, there are many other places to gamble, as well as online, no
other casino compares this one and because restoration is
underway, it will probably become as popular as it was in the past.
Casino is another historical landmark known as the Genoese Lighthouse which was
rebuilt in 1860. The monument itself can go unnoticed, however, its historical
significance is very important. The lighthouse is located behind a group of
statues where the bust of the most famous Romanian poet, Mihai Eminescu, is located. The former lighthouse dates back
to medieval times, around the year 1300 and it was rebuilt between 1858-1860.
among the most famous resorts on the coast of the Black Sea and tends to get
very busy during the summer. The resort is located north-east of Constanța’s
city center with very few residents and the area being most populated by
tourists. Here, many restaurants can be found where people can try out some
traditional Romanian food. A major attraction of the resort is the gondola. A
ride on the gondola takes approximately 10 minutes from which people can view
the entire resort. It travels a distance of 2 kilometers located between the
Perla Hotel and the Casino.
just a few of the many interesting places that the city has to offer. Besides
the many historical monuments present in the city, many people go to Mamaia.
The resorts are incredibly active during the Summer and many beach parties are
organized every year, where many people including celebrities come to the
party. Mamaia is known for its nightlife and many people compare it to other
famous places such as Ibiza and Miami, making it the most attractive tourist
destination in Constanța.