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Last night, in Bucharest alone there were over 10,000 (some sources claiming 20,000) people protesting against the newly elected government. The Romanians are protesting...

Freezing in Romania: Winter Heating Could Be a Major Problem in Some Cities

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

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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...

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