Blandiana

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For the poet, see Ana Blandiana.
Blandiana
Commune
Location in Alba County
Location in Alba County
Blandiana is located in Romania
Blandiana
Blandiana
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°58′N 23°23′E / 45.967°N 23.383°E / 45.967; 23.383
Country  Romania
County Alba County
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 1,187
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Blandiana (German: Stumpach; Hungarian: Maroskarna) is a commune located in Alba County, Romania. It has a population of 1,187 and is composed of five villages: Acmariu (Akmár), Blandiana, Ibru, Poieni and Răcătău (Rakató).

Attractions[edit]

  • Wooden church (1768, renovated in the 19th century) in Acmariu village
  • Piatra Tomii Nature Reserve
  • The Romanian Orthodox Church of the Holy Archangels, replacing a wooden church built in 1890. The new church is different from others because of the wooden bell tower. The relatively low nave with a semicircular wooden ceiling extends over the apse.[2]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 45°58′N 23°23′E / 45.967°N 23.383°E / 45.967; 23.383