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Vlad Dracula Pictures
Vlad Tepes was born in this house in Sighisoara (1431)
Targoviste - The Princely Court
Targoviste - The Princely Court
Targoviste - Chindia Tower (Vlad Tepes museum)
Vlad Tepes - The Princely Court
Vlad Tepes Portrait
Vlad Tepes - Dracole Wayda engraving (1485)
Vlad Tepes - Dracole Wayda engraving (1493)
Vlad Tepes - "Impale forest" engraving (Nuremberg, 1499)
Vlad Tepes - "Dracole Wayda" engraving (1530)
Vlad Tepes - "Dracole Wayda" engraving (1491)
Vlad Tepes - Dracula Portrait
Vlad Tepes Castle at Poienari
Vlad Tepes - Bran Castle
Vlad Tepes - Bran Castle
Vlad Tepes - Bucharest  "Curtea Veche"
Vlad Tepes Document (1459)
Vlad Tepes Document (Bucharest,1459)
Vlad Tepes - "Dracole Wayda" engraving (1520)
Vlad Tepes - German Leaflet from 15th century
Govora Monastery founded by Vlad Tepes in 15th century
Comana Monastery founded by Vlad Tepes (15th century)
Snagov Monastery - Vlad Tepes burial place
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                                  Vlad III, Dracula, ruled Wallachia three times in 1448, 1456-1462, and 1476.
He gained the name Vlad Tepes (Vlad the Impaler) because his favourite method of punishing his enemies, impaling on a wooden stake. Vlad was known beyond Wallachia's borders as a feared fighter against the Turks and a ruthless ruler. He is seen by Romanians as a national hero, credited by historians as a key figure in the evolution of the country's independence, in a leaque with the Devil by the Saxons, Turkish and Germans in the 15-16th century, cruel but just by the Russians. His tales and legends are still alive. He sparked the imagination of Bram Stroker. He was outrageously bloodthirsty, but he was not a vampire .