How to Immigrate to Romania if You’re Not an EU Citizen

If there's one question that I get all of the time, it's this: ā€œI'm a US citizen ā€“ how do I immigrate to Romania?ā€...

Beer & Food Prices in Bucharest, Romania and All Major Cities (updated 2019)

Every year, I write about the cost of living in Romania and these articles end up as some of the most popular on this...

Is Romania REALLY One of the Cheapest Countries in Europe?

Romania is and probably will always be considered one of the cheapest countries in Europe when it comes to the cost of living and...

20 Romanian Expressions that Sound Really Funny in English

We have already learned how to say various things in Romanian - from I love you to Merry Christmas - but what about some...

How Much Does It Cost to Renovate an Apartment in Romania (Plus Results)

In late June, we have decided to purchase our own apartment here in Romania. It was an old two bedroom apartment that...

Don’t Get Confused by the Romanian Currency: the Old Leu vs the New Leu

If you are planning a trip to Romania, you should be prepared for what I like to call the "currency confusion" here. Yes, even...

Romanian Shopping Basket: This Is What $85 Bought

When we talked about the cost of living in Romania, I told you that everything here is extremely cheap. Of course, just...

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...

Interview with the Family that Moved from the US to Brasov, Romania

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...

Living in a Transylvanian Village: Complete Guide

If you've ever wondered what it's like to live in a Transylvanian village in Romania, I have some great news for you...

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