Sfântu Gheorghe, Tulcea

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Sfântu Gheorghe
Commune
Sfantu Gheorghe seen from space
Sfantu Gheorghe seen from space
Location of Sfântu Gheorghe
Location of Sfântu Gheorghe
Coordinates: 44°53′N 29°36′E / 44.883°N 29.600°E / 44.883; 29.600Coordinates: 44°53′N 29°36′E / 44.883°N 29.600°E / 44.883; 29.600
Country Romania
County Tulcea
Component villages Sfântu Gheorghe
Area
 • Total 605.76 km2 (233.89 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 797
 • Density 1.3/km2 (3.4/sq mi)

Sfântu Gheorghe (Turkish: Kadirlez) is a commune in Tulcea County, Romania. It is located at the end of the southern arm of the Danube near the Black Sea, in the Dobruja region. It is composed of a single village, Sfântu Gheorghe.

Description[edit]

Sfântu Gheorghe has a center with a town hall, a pub and some food stores. It is surrounded by one-storey houses, some of them have a Byzantine influence.

Economy[edit]

Inhabitants fish and work as tourist guides for visitors of the channels of the Danube.

The Sfântu Gheorghe Film festival[edit]

Sfântu Gheorghe hosts the Anonimul International Independent Film Festival.

Sightseeing[edit]

  • The Danube channels

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