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Postcards from Romania
Sibiu
Sibiu ("Sub Arini" Park) - Photo by Ovidiu Sopa
At Piata Mare 10 is the 15th century Gothic Haller's House (Casa Haller), with the owners' coat of arms emblazoned on the gates. The house belonged to the family of Mayor Petrus Haller for 350 years. Petrus Haller was a supporter of the Habsburg Emperor Ferdinand I during the Austrians' attempts to force away Transylvania from the Hungarians.