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We’re Going to Live in Budapest for One Month

Tomorrow is a big day for my family! Tomorrow, we're jumping on a train that will take us to Arad (it's a 5 hour trip), spend the night there and then get on another...

Wedding in Romania: What to Expect & What Gift to Bring

One of the most important moments in one's life is the wedding and in Romania, just like in most countries out there, this is a huge event that requires a lot of planning and...

Top Cities to Visit in Romania

No matter if you're planning to visit Romania for a vacation of several days or you're planning to relocate here, there are quite a few cities in Romania that you should visit and I...

Sea View Apartment for 250 Euros per Month? That’s Possible in Romania!

How much do you think you'd have to pay for renting an apartment with an amazing view over the beach and the sea? Well, yeah, I know that the question makes little sense now...

Best Hotels in Bucharest Near the Airport

If you're planning to visit Bucharest, setting up base in a nice & cheap hotel near the the Bucharest Airport (Henri Coanda Airport aka Otopeni airport) would be a good idea, especially if you're...

Interview with the Family that Moved from the US to Brasov, Romania

In December 2015, I told you the story of a family that moved from the US to Brasov, Romania and I promised that I'll come back with some answers to a few of my...

Romania: Cost of Living in 2016 (Bucharest, Cluj, Timisoara, Brasov etc)

In 2015, despite the fact that VAT on foods in Romania was reduced to 9% (a price reduction that was only felt during the first month, prices getting back to normal in the following...

I Wish You a Happy New Year: Winter Holidays in Drobeta Turnu Severin, Romania

2016 is right around the corner and the Christmas spirit - together with the joy of welcoming a new year - is here and you can feel it everywhere. 2015 was a good year...

AirBnb Rental in Brasov and Living in the City: A Romanian’s Point of View

As you probably know, we were recently part of Kevin's great adventure of moving to Romania from the US. They chose Brasov as their destination and they were kind enough to allow us to...

Moving from the US to Brasov, Romania: The Experience so Far

Back in June, I received an e-mail from Kevin. Kevin was living at that time in the US and told me that he's planning to move, together with his family, in Romania. I must...