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...

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...

Where to Get Real 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...

Romania: Cost of Living in 2016 (Bucharest, Cluj, Timisoara, Brasov etc)

I have managed to publish a new, updated article about the cost of living in Romania in 2019. Make sure to check it...

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...

Listen to Some Traditional Romanian Music Here!

A while ago I wrote about the Romanian manele music and promised to come back to you with some more interesting bits about real...

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...

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...

Sometimes, if Things Get Broken in Romania, They Remain Broken

One of the reasons why I chose apartment living here in Romania was the fact that everything related to maintenance was easier and I...

The World without Romania: How Would It Be?

Probably most of the people in this world wouldn't be able to find Romania on the map, while there are still many who probably...

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