Cities of Transylvania

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There is little we know about the Dark Ages. Yet, starting the year 1000, researchers have put together a brief history of Transylvania, a land for which many have fought. Throughout the centuries, it is said the land once belonged to the Dacians, ancestors of the Romanian people. Transylvania had been inhabited since then by […]

Salvador Dali at the Cantacuzino Castle

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In this article, we are more than honored to tell you about a unique event that takes place in our lovely Romania: “Welcome into my brain” an exhibition gathering more than 200 original artworks of the one and only, Salvador Dali! The exhibition is opened between July 22nd and October 4th at the Cantacuzino Castle […]

Recipe of the month – APPLE PIE

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Remember when you were a child and your grandmother was waiting for you during your holidays with the tastiest pies in the world? If you have also read the previous article about Romanian traditions, you already know that August is traditionally called in Romania “Gustar” which can be translated as “tasty”. This is time when […]

Romanian Traditions – August

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We are already half way into the month of August, which means summer is close to ending. In Romania, the traditional name of  “August” is “Gustar”, which could be translated as “tasty”. This is the period of the year when most of the fruits and vegetables are mature and we can all be delighted by […]

Upcoming events in Romania

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“We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment” – Hilaire Belloc What better way to discover yourself than by travelling and challenging yourself day by day to live unique experiences? To meet new people, learn about different cultures, traditions, to stretch the limits of your  imagination and live the life that you deserve. How […]

Love. Peace. Coffee

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When you walk the streets of Bucharest, on Calea Dorobantilor, you can notice three beautiful, elegant houses. Looking back in time, you can picture those houses belonging to important families that left their footprints on Romania’s map and history. To spur your imagination, it is said that the receptions organized there were not ones you’d […]

Romanian Traditions – July

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In Romania, July’s popular name is “Cuptor” (en. Oven, Stove), the month of intense heat or “baking”, being one of the hottest months of the year. In this post we are going to tell you about old Romanian traditions that are specific to this month of the year, July; some of them kept their value […]

Party People – Forthcoming Events

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As summer day pass, the heat invites us to find better ways for spending our time. We believe that this is the perfect period of the year to check as many events as you can on your list, make new friends, live unique experiences. After the amazing concert of Robbie Williams in Bucharest it is […]

Recipe of the Month – Polenta

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Though there were many debates on whether or not polenta (Ro. Mamaliga) has its origins in the Romanian land, we  could say it became a traditional Romanian dish, today served in a variety of styles and mixtures. Polenta is made when cornmeal is boiled in salty water, resulting in a grits-like consistency. Once this warm […]