Braşov is located in the central part of the country, at about 160 Km from Bucharest and surrounded by the Carpathian Mountains. It is part of the Transylvania region.
The nearby Bran Castle, said to have belonged to Dracula (though nobody has proofs of that)
Biserica Neagra - old medieval church initially built in 1383, reconstructed in 1477
Biserica St. Nicolae - 14th century church
Poiana Brasov Ski Resort
Wikitravel article on Brasov