Sibiu - The European Capital of Culture in 2007.
The City of Sibiu/Hermannstadt is situated in the Eastern Europe, in the center of Romania.
Sibiu/Hermannstadt is located in the South of Transylvania, on the northern slopes of the Carpathian Mountains (Fagaras, Lotru and Cibin ranges), 413 meters above sea level. The city, which is the capital of the County of Sibiu, enjoys a mild climate.
The Ministries of Culture from Luxembourg and Romania agreed in 2000 to cooperate in the cultural field and the cooperation engagement was renewed in 2002 and 2004 and enriched with the agreement of sharing the role of European Capital of Culture in 2007.