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How to Get a Residence Permit in Romania

If you are visiting Romania and you are an EU citizen or an US citizen, you are allowed to stay in Romania without a visa for a total period of 90 days. This doesn't...

Can You Live on $1,000 per Month in Romania?

One of the questions that I get asked the most by the readers of Romania Experience is "can I live on $1,000 per month in Romania?" And today I decided to answer this question...

Romania Cost of Living 2019: Prices in Bucharest, Cluj Napoca, Brasov, Sibiu etc

The cost of living in Romania is growing steadily, but fortunately not too fast. However, compared to 2013 when I first started to track our expenses and follow some prices of various products, prices...

Beer & Food Prices in Bucharest, Romania and All Major Cities (updated 2019)

Every year, I write about the cost of living in Romania and these articles end up as some of the most popular on this blog. This year, however, I have decided to take a...

These Are the Most Beautiful Cities in Romania (You Never Heard of)

Creating a list of the most beautiful cities in Romania is not an easy task. Every city in every country has its own charm and even though some are better than others, it's still...

Rant: Bulgaria to Enter Schengen Area, Romania still away from Being Accepted

UPDATE: It appears that the news story that I based this article on - a news bit from HotNews, one of the largest and most trusted press agencies in Romania, which quoted a TV...

Moving to Oradea, Romania? Here’s Everything You Need to Know about the City

Oradea is climbing steadily to the top on the list of cities you should move to in Romania - at least based on my preferences and personal opinion. This might come as a surprise...

Best Cities to Live in Romania, Based on Safety, Air Quality, Healthcare Options and...

Apart from the cost of living - which is mostly the same all over Romania - there are a few other important factors that influence the decision of choosing a city over another. If...

Fishing in the Danube near Gruia Village in Romania

Back when I was younger, I really enjoyed fishing and it was one of my favorite family activities as a child. With the Danube passing near the city I grew in, Drobeta Turnu Severin,...

Living in Romania as a Foreigner: What Is It Like?

Since many of the people visiting this blog are interested in moving to Romania and living here as opposed to traveling for a while, I've decided to share some thoughts on what it's like...