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,...

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...

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...

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, here on Romania Experience. After sharing with...

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...

Where from to Get Delicious Food in Romania? The Peasant’s Market, of Course!

I grew up eating real food: real fruits and vegetables that were grown on real land farms and orchards in Romania. They were not...

Where to Retire to in Romania? Try Drobeta Turnu Severin!

I'm starting a new series here on Romania Experience - one that had to be started a long time ago, a series of articles...

How Bucharest Managed to Disappoint Me

For a few days now we've been in Bucharest, visiting the mother in law and getting ready for a quick visit to Eforie Nord...

The Story of a Family Living on $500 Per Month (in Romania)

I have talked, since this blog was started, on numerous occasions about the cheap cost of living here. It all depends on personal spending...

Latest articles

Rant: Bulgaria to Enter Schengen Area, Romania still away from Being...

I am trying to stay away from politics for as much and as long as possible, mainly because I don't want to feel like...