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Born and raised in Romania, I started this blog as a passion/side project back in 2013. Since then, it has grown tremendously and has helped many people move to Romania or find the best spots to visit. Hopefully it will be even more useful from now on, as I constantly add new articles about this beautiful country, as well as keep the older ones up to date.
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Visiting the Bigar Waterfall in Romania (Plus the Water Mills in Rudaria)

The Bigar Waterfall is probably the best known waterfall in Romania and it became so because of the internet. Several years ago, it was picked up by various publications and named as...

15 Breathtaking Photos of Romania to Fall in Love with the Country

It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. In this case, I have just a bit over 15,000 words to describe the beauty of Romania and the absolutely breathtaking...

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

After spending three consecutive summer holidays in Romanian beach resorts, in 2017 we decided that a change in scenery is more than welcome. We decided to visit Bulgaria that year mainly because...

Romanian Manele Music: the Controversial Genre

One type of music that you might hear a lot while in Romania (or not hear at all, depending where you go) is manele.This genre is an...

Listen to Some Traditional Romanian Music Here!

A while ago I wrote about Romanian manele music and promised to come back to you with some more interesting bits about "real" Romanian music. And I think nothing is more real...
living on 500 per month in romania

Living on $500 Per Month in Romania

Romania is one of the cheapest cost of living countries in Europe. But is it possible to live on $500 per month in Romania? While this is going to be a bit...

Budapest vs. Bucharest: Which One to Choose?

I am not sure if it happens the other way around as well, but many people mistake Bucharest for Budapest and there have been hilarious stories over the years caused by this...
Romania Switching to Euro

When Will Romania Switch to the Euro?

Not all countries in the European Union are using the Euro - and Romania is one of them. There have always been talks about Romania switching to using Euros and today I...

Is Romania in the EU (European Union) and Schengen?

Since Romania is still not a popular country around the world, there are many people still wondering about the questions in the title: is Romanian part of the EU (European Union)? Also,...
Tipping Etiquette in Romania

How to Tip in Romania: When, who and how much to tip

In today's article, we're going to talk about the tipping etiquette in Romania. I decided to write this after returning from my month-long stay in Valencia and realizing that, whenever you're in...

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