Latest articles

Trains in Romania - featured image

Romanian Trains: The Good, the Bad and The Ugly

As regular readers know, I am a fan of traveling by train and I probably use Romainian trains several times a year...

Best Hotels in Mamaia, Romania for a Perfect Summer Vacation

Mamaia is the most famous seaside resort in Romania and a great choice for spending a perfect summer vacation near the Black...

Air Quality in Romania: It’s Not Good!

The year 2020 has just began, and it already marked a first ever for me: the first year that I started to...

How Much Does It Cost to Renovate an Apartment in Romania (Plus Results)

In late June, we have decided to purchase our own apartment here in Romania. It was an old two bedroom apartment that...

These Are Our Average Monthly Living Expenses in Romania

There are few better ways to estimate living expenses in a country than to look at what other people are spending. And...

Romania Cost of Living 2020: 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...

What Is the Minimum and Average Salary in Romania in 2020?

Romania is extremely attractive for people looking for a cheap country to live in. While it is in the European Union, it...

What Is Romania Like in the Winter?

I am writing this article about winter in Romania during a very strange winter day here in Drobeta Turnu Severin: the sky...

Living in a Transylvanian Village: Complete Guide

If you've ever wondered what it's like to live in a Transylvanian village in Romania, I have some great news for you...

How Much Money Do International Students in Romania Need per Month?

With the number of foreign students coming to Romania increasing due to the general low costs of living, as well as low...