Romania lies in South-Eastern Europe. Its neighbours are Bulgaria (South), Yugoslavia (South-West), Hungary (North-West), Ukraine (North), Moldavia (East), the Black Sea (East). Romanian currency is Leu (RON).
Dracula or Vlad the Impaler was the son of Vlad Dracul (1436-1442; 1443-1447) Vlad the Impaler used to sign himself Draculea or Draculya - the Devil's son -, a name which was distorted into Dracula. In fact, Vlad was called Tepes (the Impaler) only after his death (1476)because he used to impale al l those who were wrong .