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Bulgaria vs Romania: The Battle Between the Cheapest Two Countries in the European Union

After spending three consecutive summer holidays in Romanian beach resorts, we've decided that a change in scenery is more than welcome. So, for this year, we decided to give our neighbor Bulgaria a try....

Moving from Sao Paulo, Brazil to Timisoara, Romania: Ana’s Story

Back in November 2016, I received an email from Ana. She was living in Sao Paulo, Brazil back then and was planning a big move to Romania. Timisoara, to be precise (you can find...

What’s the Best Time of the Year to Visit Romania?

Romania is a country with four seasons and a temperate-continental climate, very similar to what you would get in most areas in Central Europe. Finding the best time of the year to visit Romania...

Best Areas & Districts to Stay in Bucharest

Since Bucharest is such a large city - and still the biggest tourist attraction in Romania - I've decided to share with you the best areas to stay in Bucharest. I believe that the...

How a Non EU Citizen Can Immigrate to Romania

If there's one question that I get all of the time, it's this: “I'm a US citizen – how do I get a residence permit in Romania?” I did publish a pretty generic article...

Is Romania a Third World Country?

Most people know very little about Romania. In many cases, Romania is the same thing as Transylvania, a place where vampires roam the country, Dracula still rules the lands, hordes of stray dogs roam...

These Are the International Airports in Romania (with Map)

Even though very few people know exactly where Romania is on a map, it is a pretty large country and getting from one place to another might prove to be very difficult (or at...

Best Pubs and Bars in Brasov

If you're looking for a great place to grab a drink while in Brasov, I've got you covered! Today, we're going to check out the best pubs and bars in Brasov - and some...

Stray Dogs in Romania: Are They Still a Problem?

Romania managed to become famous worldwide thanks to its stray dog problem (among other things, of course). With the "fame" coming at least a couple decades ago, there are still a lot of people...

Remodeling a Village House in Romania

Some of you might remember that back in 2014, we purchased an old house in a village here in Romania. (Those who don't can check out the original article here). The plan was to...