1. Bucharest: Cotroceni Palace Entry Ticket and Guided Tour
Once you meet your tour guide an unexpected journey will start. Cotroceni Palace was first build more then three centuries ago by the Wallachian king Serba Cantacuzino and his work was continued by Constatin Broncoveanu , who's unique style sticked and it was used ever since by pretty much every other King of Wallachia. The old Palace known as " cetate de scaun" or the Royal Seat was used as residence by the kings of Wallachia from 1679 , starting with 1862 by the kings of Romania . The old structure was demolished and rebuild between 1893 - 1895 by the two architects Paul Gotterean and Grigore Cherchez under the supervision of King Carol I of Romania , building that is standing until today. Before entering the Palace you will walk through an impressive court yard designed by the Romanian architect Grigore Cherchez . Once entered the building you will visit the first and second floor full with beautiful hall ways decorated with work of art . King's Carol I and Queen Elisabeth's Ferdinand and Queen Maria's bedrooms , children's bedrooms , specially Princess Ileana , Queen Maria's favorite . Shortly after you will visit the music hall with an unique piece : a stepway piano in the room before King's and Queen's apartments , King's office , but most importantly The Royal Council room , the very place where King Ferdinand , in the year 1916 , decided the implication in the World War I .