Amazing Prahova Valley

sinaia monastery-entrance

Next on our journey in the search for an Easter spring holiday is Valea Prahovei and Sinaia, the beautiful mountain area close to the capital city, Bucharest. The area is just 2 hours drive from Bucharest and it consists of a series of beautiful mountain resorts along the Prahova River. We start off with Sinaia […]

Romanian Spring Traditions (part 2) – Woman’s Day and Mucenici


We continue our spring celebration streak with a wonderful and loving yearly event, Mother’s Day. This day is celebrated since 1977, voted by the UN as International Woman’s Day, and is today celebrated by over 60 countries. In Romania, at schools, we would take pictures that are made into Mother’s Day cards, we make small […]