Bran Castle, commonly known as Dracula's castle, attracts 450,000 tourists each year.
It is expected to grow from its current 5.8% of the GDP to 7%, increasing the income earned from the sector from 9.35 million dollars to 21 million dollars by 2018.The travel and tourism industry generates some 600,000 jobs today. This number is expected to rise by a little more than 100,000 over the next decade.
The value of real estate properties continues to go up in Romania, where demand outstrips supply.
There are a lot of opportunities in the residential sector to let, mainly the development of new villas and apartments to be rented out to locals.