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Rent Helicopters in Rotorhub

Calling in the heavies
Helicopters are not typically the first port of call for heavy-lifting tasks. However there is still demand, with operators frequently called upon for a vast array of services as JimWinchester discovers.

On the other side of Europe, dealing with different challenges is Rent Helicopters, based in Turda, Romania. The company is an air charter broker, and claims to be the only one specialised in hiring out helicopters, both western types and CIS-built equipment.
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Men's Journal about Transylvania Live's Heli-ski in Transylvania


Heli-ski in Transylvania in Men's Journal

Get wild in the Land of Dracula
Explore Rumania's rugged side with the adventure set
By Paul Bibeau


..take a chopper out of town to heli-ski the Iezer Papusa, Fagaras, and Bucegi mountains. A customized trip sure to be unforgetable but you'll have to be in in excellent conditon to hack it.

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Rent Helicopter's Tours featured in El Economista

Con el viento de cola: viva la experiencia de montar en helicóptero

Transylvania Live en El EconomistaLos Cárpatos. Desde que Bram Stoker lo convirtiera en un vampiro de ficción, Drácula se ha convertido en un mito que atrae cada año a miles de visitantes a su castillo. Por 159 euros, en Transylvania Live se organiza un viaje de 25 minutos donde puede apreciarse la majestuosidad de los Cárpatos y la tenebrosa belleza de la fortaleza del conde.
read the article (in Spanish)


Men's Journal about Transylvania Live's Heli-ski in Transylvania


Heli-hiking in Transylvania in Unique Travel - Russia's Luxury Travel Magazine

A visit to Dracula / Carpathian Mountains
By Ivan Vasin

The company Rent Helicopters proposes several programs of Heli Hiking in Transylvania and yet the most curious a helicopter trip in the Bucegi mountains, south of the old Brasov and over Dracula's Castle from Bran.

Read the article (in Russian)




Transylvania Tours to Travel ChannelTransylvania Live on Travel Channel

The itinerary of the Vampire in Transylvania tour was a major source of inspiration for Mysterious Journeys, a production company working with Travel Channel. Transylvania Live has currently assisted them on a documentary based on our dark legends. The documentary was broadcasted on Travel Channel October 29, 8:00 pm, Oct 30, 12:00 am, Oct 31, 11:00 am.

Mysterious Journeys - The Hunt for Dracula

Undertake a chilling journey into the very soul of Romania in search of the true story behind the dark prince of the undead: Dracula. Who was the inspiration for Count Dracula? Was he a real man or a man of fiction? wach the movie


Transylvania Live in Top Ten, according to Fodor's travel guide The prestigious Fodor's travel guide, placed Halloween in Transylvania with Vlad the Impaler in Top Ten Must-Do-Adventures.
Been there, done that, and you've got the T-shirt to prove it? Make 2007 your year to experience some new travel thrills. Below are ten must-do adventures that will make the coming New Year one to remember.  read the article

Transylvania Live interviewed by KZSB AM 1290 Radio from California

Around the WorldOur US representative, Andreea Leaha was interviwed about our 'Halloween tour in Transylvania with Vlad the Impaler" by the travel radio "Around the World" in Santa Barbara, California. The show was aired live on Thursday, October 26th, 2007 AT 10 AM (PST). The program was broadcast in Australia on 99.7 FM in Queensland and to another 30+ radio stations via ComRadSat.
download the interview - mp3

Daily Mirror's readers enjoing Transylvania Live's award

Transylvania Live
is proud to announce the winners of the contest organised by Daily Mirror.

and David Gladwin, from Isle of Wight, UK, have explored the magic realms of Transylvania, in August, in a special Vampire Holiday.

Click here
to see the advert.
Daily Mirror


Vacation with Vampires in Transylvania - Reflections magazine

by Andrea Beringer
Bellevue Club - ReflectionsWould-be vampire hunters can explore Transylvania solo or seek courage in numbers on one of the increasingly popular Dracula tours. The commercial tours find their own ways to inflict a bigger bite of vampire pop culture for victims—er, visitors. Outfitters may throw vampire balls, host Halloween costume contests, show classic Dracula films on board the bus or hand out small cross necklaces and survivor certificates to their brave travelers. read the article


Transylvania Live - LIVE from Transylvania on Living TV

Friday 23rd February, our Vampire tour guide, a history enthusiast was live on LIVING TV - UK in a special edition of Most Haunted Live broadcasted from Transylvania!

Transylvania Live's and Transylvania Riders rally featured in Canadian Biker

Canadian Biker  published the article Transylvania calling you
If you're looking for something a little different this summer consider accepting the invitation sent to Canadian motorcyclist…
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Transylvania Live featured in Today's Travel News

Halloween Starts Early in Transylvania
In the crass spirit of Christmas commercialization - which starts right after Halloween - we thought equal time ought to follow the Christmas holidays for marketing Halloween 2007. So in the spirit of eager and early holiday commercialization, we offer this hype for "Halloween In Transylvania - with Vlad the Impaler." Read more



Press Kit

Are you a journalist or broadcaster working on a piece about Transylvania, destination weddings, or hiking adventure or cultural tour? We can provide story ideas, expert quotes, interviews, and more. We have appeared on TV and radio broadcasts and been interviewed by numerous print and internet publications.

How to Reach Us

The best way to reach us is via email . We check email even when on the road.

On a deadline? Give us a call! We're accustomed to deadlines and can work with yours.

Here are some good quality images from Transylvania and Romania suitable for printings (please right click the link, and then select Save target as to download the image):

Bran Castle, aka Dracula's Castle - TIF Image, 9,85 MB
Moldovita Monastery - TIF Image, 19,5 MB
Peles Castle - TIF Image, 4,22 MB

Feel free to use these images for publications on Romania
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