Romanian Healthcare System: Slowly Starting to Regain Faith in It

In case you didn't know it, many people consider the entire medical system in Romania to be in a terrible state. The state-backed system,...

Where to Retire to in Romania? Episode Two: Bucharest

It's time for a new episode in the recently launched series, Where to retire to in Romania, on this blog. After sharing with you...

Stuart’s Romanian School Experiences

Those of you have read my previous reminiscence about Romania titled “In Romania, a German in the Hand Is Worth Two in the Bush”...

Is Romania a Third World Country?

Most people know very little about Romania. For most of them, Romania is the same thing as Transylvania, a place where vampires live, Dracula...

Bureaucracy in Romania: It Can Drive You Crazy!

You probably heard it already - and if you didn't, it's time to: bureaucracy will slowly drive you crazy in Romania and most of...

60 Things a Foreigner Learned by Living in Romania

I often think about the fact that, since I have been born and raised in Romania, I might not have the best opinions and...

Living in Timisoara: Should You Move or Retire Here?

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...

How to Get a Residence Permit in Romania

If you are visiting Romania and you are an EU citizen or an US citizen, you are allowed to stay in Romania without a...

Why Are Romanians Frowned Upon in Europe?

People living in Europe - especially Western Europe - usually have a very poor opinion about fellow Romanians, so I decided to try and...

Baby’s Christening in Romania: A HUGE Event – What to Expect & What to...

Last month we had a pretty big event in our family, as our regular readers know: Baby Romanian's christening party. I am not sure...

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