Sibiu is a city located in the heart of Romania. Known as the capital of ancient Transylvania, Sibiu was designated the cultural capital of Europe in 2007 and also ranked as "Europe's 8th most idyllic place to live" by Forbes. Sibiu holds many festivals each year, the Theatre Festival and The Medieval Festival are some of the most popular. The Medieval Festival is organized in August of every year and revives the medieval spirit Transylvania. Many of the medieval fortifications have been kept in excellent condition and are themselves major attractions to visit. Sibiu also has many museums throughout the city housing art collections, paintings, and exhibits highlighting art, history, anthropology and archaeology. Come fly on Austrian Airlines to Sibiu and explore the historical richness and unique culture of this fantastic city.