Prahova County, Romania. Ploieşti. Prahova is a county of Romania, in the historical region Muntenia , with the capital city at Ploieşti. Prahova.
Prahova Valley, as seen from the Caraiman Mountain
The city of the Black Gold
Two lions uprooting an oak tree.
The community is first mentioned in documents in 1503, but archaeological researches have identified piles of dwellings from 14th
century that belonged to a rural settlement.
The Central Market
Astra Romana Refinery
Ploieşti is home of the National Oil Museum , illustrating the history of Romanian oil industry as well as the petroleum science and technology.
The History and Archaeology Museum
The Art Museum