Stunning views from inside Transylvania's subterranean theme park Written by Catarina De Almeida Brito, The Spaces This article was originally published by The Spacesa digital publication exploring new ways to live and work.
Deep in the Transylvanian countryside lies an ancient salt mine dating back over two millennia. Today Salina Turda has become an unlikely tourist attraction, with thousands of visitors descending its vertical shafts each year to play mini-golf, go bowling tokyo dating website row around its underground lake.
This submerged wonderland even has a healing center for people with lung conditions.
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Since mining activity ceased init has had many lives. It was used as a shelter in World War II and has even served time as a cheese storage center.