Moving from Sao Paulo, Brazil to Timisoara, Romania: Ana’s Story

Back in November 2016, I received an email from Ana. She was living in Sao Paulo, Brazil back then and was planning a big...

Where to Live in Romania: Small Town vs. Large City

If you're planning to move to Romania, probably one of the biggest decisions you have to make is where to live: choose a small...

Moving from the US to Brasov, Romania: The Experience so Far

Back in June, I received an e-mail from Kevin. Kevin was from the US and told me that he's planning to move, together with...

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...

Move or Retire to Brasov, Romania

In today's article we're going to talk about a very popular destination in Romania, especially for expats and people looking for a nice city...

Taxes for Expats Review

For US citizens living overseas, taxes are complicated. I’m sure no one is surprised to hear that the US tax system is complex compared...

Renting Is Cheaper than Owning a House

Things can get pretty crazy when you start adding the numbers and actually look at your expenses. That's what I was shocked to find...

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...

Can You Live on $1,000 per Month in Romania?

One of the questions that I get asked the most by the readers of Romania Experience is "can I live on $1,000 per month...

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...

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