The ruins of fortresses from Butii board are located on one of the ridges that connect the mountains of Syria Ciucasului and at an altitude of 1300 meters.
Until 1789 the Prahova Valley, above Posada, did not go but a poor horse trail, even a wagon road. Crossing over the mountains was made on the old Roman road to the peak of Kings, also called high road on Plai.
The monastery is located in the floodplain of the river Teleajan left on road parallel to DN1A, about 15 km from Ploiesti. In terms of administrative-territorial Lipanesti locate the commune, near the village of Zamfir.
Zamfira monastic complex includes two churches: the old church (called small church) located in the cemetery and the big church, located just inside.
As is clear from the inscription of the old church, it was built during the reign of Nicholas Mavrocordat between 1721-1743 at the initiative Zamfirei Apostles rich merchant widow Manoil (Mano) Apostles.
Situated in the valley Teleajen, 40 kilometers Valenii Mountain - 14 km Maneciu, int-ro charming natural position, Suzana Monastery constitutes a monument of spirituality and art.
About monastery Vlahuta Alexander wrote in 1908: "Suzana is located in a beautiful meadow on a hill leading, under which asvarl in Rock Creek Teleajen Epurasul the right and left."
They unite in front of the monastery, which make up here a cross hit the valley in one course.
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