The Lions' cage at the Targu Mures Zoo
Cooking Contest at Targu Mures with Horia V?rlan in the jury
Shot on a lovely summer's evening on Cornești Plateau, the highest place in town. This is the top of ...
This was shot on a lovely summer's evening on Cornești Plateau. This place is the highest part of Târ...
The city was first documented in 1332 in the papal registry under the name Novum Forum Siculorum.In 1...
This was shot on a cold early February midday on top of the stairs on Gheorghe Marinescu Street in Tâ...
Marosvásárhely / Târgu Mureş lies at the junction of three geographical regions (Mezőség / Câmpia Transilvaniei, Maros Valley and Nyárádmente) at about 220 meters above sea level. The city extends onto both banks of the Maros / Mures river, however, the downtown area and the greater part of the districts are located on the left bank. The Somos-high is the city's highest point (465m above sea level, GPS co-ordinates: width N 46° 33,1840'; lenght E 24° 35,9050' ) The city's climate is moderately continental.
The city is surrounded by the following townships: Marosszentgyörgy (Sîngeorgiu), Jedd (Livezeni), Marosszentanna, Marosszentkirály, Koronka (Corunca) and Maroskeresztúr.
Distances between Târgu Mureş / Marosvásárhely and some of the major cities in Romania:
* Bucharest: by rail 448 km, by road 346 km
* Brasov / Brassó / Kronstadt: by rail 282 km, by road 171 km
* Cluj-Napoca / Kolozsvár 127 km by rail, by road 105 km
* Sibiu / Nagyszeben / Hermannstadt by rail 189 km, by road 124 km