About Sibiu

Sibiu is a city steeped in history and nestled in the heart of Romania. This enchanting city boasts a rich cultural heritage dating back to the middle ages, and visitors will be captivated by its well-preserved architecture and charming cobbled streets.

Sibiu is home to some of Romania’s most impressive landmarks, including the stunning Brukenthal Palace and the imposing Council Tower. Visitors can also explore the medieval walls that once encircled the city, or take a stroll through the colorful squares and gardens that dot the landscape.

But Sibiu is more than just a city of medieval wonders. It is also known for its association with the infamous Vlad the Impaler, the inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Visitors can explore the nearby Bran Castle, often referred to as “Dracula’s Castle”, which sits atop a rocky outcrop and offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside. The castle is a popular destination for tourists, many of whom come to learn more about the legend of Dracula and the real-life figure who inspired the character.

For a more eerie experience, visitors can take a tour of the Corvin Castle, which is said to have inspired Stoker’s depiction of Dracula’s fortress. This gothic masterpiece features towers, drawbridges, and secret passageways, and is surrounded by a moat that once served as a line of defense against invading armies.

Whether you’re interested in medieval history, vampire lore, or simply looking for a beautiful and unique destination to explore, Sibiu is a must-visit city. With its unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty, Sibiu has something to offer for everyone. So why not book your trip today and discover all that this enchanting city has to offer?

I hope you enjoy your visit, and look forwarward to seeing you at the European Massage Championship 2023. 


European Massage Championship 2020 | Categories

All categories can have chair

The INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY is obligatory for participants who:
Do not live in Europe and are not European
All others choose among the other categories

 - When you register you will choose 2 categories. They can be the same or different.
- All massages can be on table, futon or chair

Facial Massage (NEW)

All facial treatments

Asian Inspired

  • Ayurveda
  • MTC
  • Thai
  • Shiatsu
  • Tui-na
  • Anma
  • Chinese
  • Yumeiho
  • Cupping with or without tools
  • Asian Freestyle (Asian technique as main influence mixed with other categories)

Western Inspired

  • Californian
  • Lomi Lomi
  • Swedish
  • Connective Tissue
  • Aromatherapy
  • Cupping
  • Bodywork and Freestyle
  • Myofascial
  • Deep Tissue
  • Neuromuscular
  • Western freestyle (Western technique as main influence mixed with other categories)


  • Spa Treatments
  • Facial Treatments
  • Kobido
  • Hot-stone
  • Aesthetic
  • Lymphatic Draining
  • Wellness freestyle (Wellness technique as main influence mixed with other categories)


  • Athlete/bodybuilder/marathon runner etc. 
  • Pre-post training therapies

International Participants

🌍 There is no more separate International Category
International participants will be in the same categories with all other participants.
For the medals: the top 3 international participants – from all categories – will get 1 trophy and 3 medals.
For the final: the gold will participate for demonstration purposes, but cannot win the title of “Best European Massage”

Who is international participant? 

If you are from outside of Europe, and you do not work in Europe

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