Reasons to visit Romania

The Painted Monasteries of Bukovina

In the northern part of Romania, just as you enter the land Bukovina, you will find some unique pieces of architecture that you can't find anywhere else in the world. The Painted Monasteries of Bukovina were built between 1487 and 1583 and are decorated by skillful masters with biblical stories. During the Anti-Ottoman wars, Moldavia was at peace until somewhere around 1420, when Mehmed I raided it, and the land was ...

Things to do in Romania

Traveling to a new country is always exciting. There are a lot of new places to visit, but unfortunately, our time is limited. So to help you make the most out of your trip to Romania, we’ve put together a list of some of the best activities and places that you can experience during your holiday. The Mud Volcanoes in Buzau Less than two hours away from Bucharest you’ll find a small village with a spectacular secret. The ...

Why you should travel to Romania

Every place on Earth is unique in its own way, and every country has its special places that can charm any traveler. But Romania is perhaps one of Europe’s richest countries in terms of historical culture and significance. So let's take a look at what you'll experience if you decide to choose Romania for your next holiday. History Travel to Romania and discover its surprising history.  The country's geographical ...

5 more Romanian castles that you should visit

In one of our previous articles, we told you about some of the most beautiful castles Romania has to offer. But because Romania is a country with a rich medieval history, here’s another list of 5 Romanian castles that you should definitely visit. 1. Fagaras Citadel The Fagaras Citadel’s construction started in 1310 on the grounds of an older fortification made of wood and dirt. It was built in order to provide a ...

Events and festivals in Romania – Calendar of 2017

From music festivals to cultural events, Romania has it all. We've put together a list of events festivals in Romania so you can check out what other activities Romania has to offer throughout 2017.7 A complete calendar of events and festivals in Romania for 2017 Afterhills Festival A new major festival in Iasi, Afterhills is in its first edition and will bring together over 40 artists such as John Newman, Vini ...

Visit Transylvania

Lonely Planet named Transylvania the top destination of 2016 and they did this for a good reason! Prince Charles declared many times that Transylvania conquered his heart for good and that this region is a piece of true Heaven. Dracula was born here and vampire legends are still being part of the life of the locals. The food is delicious and the strong palinka (the traditional tipple) will cheer up all of your senses, ...

10 Romanian Foods You Should Definitely Try

Coming to Romania is a must for any travel enthusiast and food lover because there is such a richness in terms of traditional cuisine, that your senses will be absolutely spoiled with amazing and intense flavors. Romanian cuisine is not fancy like the French one for example, nor is too spicy or very complicated but yet, interesting and inviting, in short, comfort food at its peak! Pork is the most loved "vegetable" ...

Discover Romania

Less known but equal in beauty compared with other consecrated European destinations, Romania is, probably, one of the biggest surprises or, why not, secrets of Europe. This country has a fascinating history, having a geographical position desired in the past by all the great powers, starting with the Romans and the Slavs, continuing with the Ottomans and the Austro-Hungarians. Located in the southeast part of ...

The best Romanian beer

We don’t joke when we talk about beer, Romanian beer. It is a great way of cooling down and enjoying the summer at its best. And on top all, beer has always been an important part of our culture—especially pop culture. You know how they say. Not all those who wander are lost. They're probably just looking for beer. With the summer closing in, the temperature has been rising constantly, so what better way to cool down ...

10 Best places to stay in Romania during your visit

It's summer or winter, doesn't really matter. It's time to pack your bags and start traveling. We all dream of a house with sea view, an isolated cabin in the mountains. It represents a life in harmony with nature, away from everyday stress. But what if you could combine those two? So we've set you up a list of 10 best places to stay in Romania during your visit. They are a perfect match for adventure seekers, nature lovers ...