CLAY POTTERY: A 7,000-yr Old Tradition: Northern Romania Countryside
SUCEVITA (northern Romania) Side-Trip:
Top: Views of the Sucevita Convent Church with its exceptional exterior and interior painted Byzantine-styled frescos from the mid 1500s.
Bttm Lft: Dan Dimancescu in the walled convent which he first visited in 1968 when reporting on a story for the National Geographic Magazine (June 1969). He and his colleagues camped on the hillside above the convent and were offered meals by the nuns.
Bttm Rt: Reed Karaim, Kyle Brandse, and Nora Agapi.