Transylvania is located in central Romania, comprising a total area of about 34,000 square miles. Romania has a temperate continental climate throughout with four distinct seasons. The average annual temperature is about 52 degrees Fahrenheit in the south, while it is about 46 degrees Fahrenheit in the north.
Romania is situated in southeastern Europe. Romania borders the countries of Bulgaria, Hungary, Moldova, Serbia and Ukraine. Romania lies along the Black Sea, between Bulgaria and Ukraine. Romania has a total area of about 92,000 square miles, making it the eighty-third largest country in the world. Romania has a population of about 21.7 million people, as of 2014. The capital and largest city of Romania is Bucharest.