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Strada sforii, Brasov, Romania | by Dimitry B
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Strada sforii, Brasov, Romania

Probably narrowest street in Romania?


Strada sforii (Romanian for 'String street', German: Fadengasse ) is the narrowest street in the city of Brasov, Romania. It is believed to be one of the narrowest streets in Europe (Spreuerhofstrasse, in Germany, and Parliament Street, in England, are narrower).


Brasov is a city in Romania and the capital of Brasov County.


According to the last Romanian census, from 2011, there were 253,200 people living within the city of Brassov, making it the 7th most populous city in Romania, and the metropolitan area is home to 369,896 residents.


Brasov is located in the central part of the country, about 166 kilometres (103 miles) north of Bucharest and 380 km (236 mi) from the Black Sea. It is surrounded by the Southern Carpathians and is part of the Transylvania region.


The city is notable for being the birthplace of the national anthem of Romania and for hosting the Golden Stag International Music Festival.

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Taken on May 8, 2013