Fagaras

Făgăraş

 

a city in Rumania, on the Olt River, in Braşov Region. Population, 29,500 (1975). Făgăraş manufactures such chemical products as fertilizers. The city also has machine-building, furniture, and food-processing industries.


Făgăraş

 

a mountain range in the Southern Carpathians. The range, which contains the highest mountains in Rumania, has a length of approximately 60 km and elevations of up to 2,543 m (Mount Moldoveanu). To the west of the Făgăraş Mountains is the valley of the Olt River, and to the east are the sources of the Dîmbovita River. The mountains are composed mainly of schists. Up to 1,700 m there are forests of oak, beech, and conifers; at higher elevations the mountains have subalpine and alpine vegetation, glacial lakes, and cirques. The peaks are jagged. A tourist attraction, the Făgăraş Mountains are used for mountaineering and skiing.

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If you think of crossing the Carpathians, then some for instance want a ridge walk in the Fagaras Mountains, which means hiking from hut to hut in the Piatra Craiului Mountains National Park.
The same process is being completed by the cities with mono industrial productive structures in the fields of metallurgy, chemistry and engineering industry such as Abrud, Zladna, Ludus, lernut, Aiud, Fagaras, Victoria, Copsa Mica, Ocna Mures, Tarnaveni, Rasnov, Gheorgheni, Toplita, Intorsura Buzaului, Reghin, Codlea, Ghimbav.
Geographic region N Locality County Age Sex Pannonian Plain 2 Curtici Arad Ad - Sannicolau Mare Timis - - Juc Herghelie Cluj Ad - Juc Herghelie Cluj Ad m Iernut Mures Ad m Glodeni Mures Ad - Corunca Mures Ad - Corunca Mures - - Corunca Mures - - Targu Mures Mures - Transylvanian Plain 17 Targu Mures Mures Juv - Targu Mures Mures Ad m Targu Mures Mures Juv - Targu Mures Mures Ad m Targu Mures Mures Ad m Craciunesti Mures - - Glodeni Mures - - Petelea Mures Ad f Acatari Mures Ad m Olt Valley 2 Sercaia Brasov - - Fagaras Brasov - - Brasov Basin 2 Zabala Covasna - - Zabala Covasna Ad - Table 2.
Following this incident the Prosecutors Office within the Courthouse in Fagaras, started a judicial file.
Eginald Schlattner was born in 1933 in Arad in the Western part of Romania and grew up in Brasov and Fagaras.
was not investigated although in the 60s, the town of Victoria hosted within its water treatment plant, a fluoridation installation, because all the water sources in the area of the mountain bottoms in Fagaras have water with low doses of minerals, and there is also a goitre area with soil poor in iodine and fluoride.
Thus, in the metallurgical sector, beside the extension of Hunedoara and Resita plants, new ones were being commissioned in Galati, Roman, Cluj-Napoca, Targu Jiu and Buzau; the chemical sector witnessed the building of new combine works at Onesti, Savinesti, Navodari, Govora, Fagaras, Targu Mures and Turnu Magurele; while machine building benefited by the cut in Czechoslovakian imports and the creation of new plants in Barlad, Alexandria, Stei and Vatra Dornei.
Virginia Gherasim, Doctoral Thesis Summary, Potenfalul turistic al Depresiunilor Sibiului si Fagaragului (The Tourism Potential of Sibiu and Fagaras Depressions), Bucharest, 2006
Nestled between the icy peaks of Romania's Fagaras Mountains, the remote Ice Hotel stands 2,000m above sea level and can only be reached by cable car.
This including a metropolitan cathedral and the residence of the metropolitan bishop in Alba Iulia and churches in Fagaras, Lujerdiu and Ocna Sibiului that were being painted with polychrome (46).