In Maramures, before WWII, they were living 38.000 Jews. After Holocaust, only 2.000 of them survived, mostly emigrating soon after.
The Vaser River is 62 kilometres long, forming a spectacular canyon-like valley, where cliffs alternate with forests, clearings & mineral water springs.
In Maramures they are in use hundreds of alcohol copper still used for making "palinca" or "horinca"-a double distilled clear and parfumed spirit.
In Maramures, "the Land of wood", they are preserved over 40 old wooden churches, some of them erected in XIV-XV centuries.
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