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On some occasions, Romania still seems to be in the Middle Ages or at least a few centuries behind the calendar. And now, since...

Move or Retire to Timisoara, Romania

The third episode in the "Where to retire to in Romania?" series is here and today we're going to talk about Timisoara, Romania. I...

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Following JC's article on why is Romania a great retirement destination, another Romania Experience reader has something to share with us. This time it's...

Why Expats, Retirees and Digital Nomads Should Consider Making Romania Their New Home

Today, I have a special article for you: the reasons why you should consider making Romania your new home or at least home base...

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I just realized that I missed writing what is, in my opinion, a very important article for somebody who plans to move to Romania:...

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...

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,...

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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...

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...

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...

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