Typical Romanian Weddings

Typical Romanian Weddings

Why should you bother reading an article about such a topic? Well, the answer is quite simple: typical Romanian weddings are really fun and enjoyable due to all of the traditions people nowadays still choose to respect. Step 1 – The Groom leaves home There are important steps to follow when Romanian people get married. The wedding starts at the groom’s house (best said, his parents’ house) where his family and friends gather to help him dress. You should know that in Romania it is not ... [ read more ]

Top 5 beaches along the Black Sea

Top 5 beaches along the Black Sea

What you should know if you decide to spend your holiday on the Romanian seaside is that there are not so many individual beaches from among to choose. Usually, every hotel takes care of the beach next to it and the rest of the beach is at your disposal. So, the top 5 beaches along the Black Sea you are going to read about are mostly beaches along a whole seaside resort or town. Mamaia – Rex: a 5 stars beach Mamaia is one of the best seaside resorts in Romania, which is one of the reasons it... [ read more ]

Top 5 Medieval Castles in Romania

Top 5 Medieval Castles in Romania

The past and its legacy have always been an attraction for people; we are constantly trying to go back in time and imagine how it must have been to live then. Top 5 Medieval Castles in Romania is going to take you on an imaginary tour of medieval Romania. Just lay back and enjoy it! 1.     The Bran Castle How can one start writing on such a topic and not start with the famous of them all: Dracula’s Castle. Though Romanian people are not so fond of this legend as it distorts the historic ... [ read more ]

Important Romanian Inventions

Important Romanian Inventions

Did you know that Bucharest was the first city in the world illuminated with oil (1858) or that the first experiments of flying took place in Romania? It would be interesting to see what the most important Romanian inventions are and if these have had any impact on your life. The one below is only a very short list of the most important and most widely known inventions of Romanian origin, but the country's inventors and engineers have contributed to the culture of the 21st century with a large n... [ read more ]

Most Amazing Caves in Romania

Most Amazing Caves in Romania

There are more than 12, 000 caves in Romania, many of them having been discovered hundreds of years ago. It’s difficult to make a top of the most amazing caves in Romania, since every cave has unique features that are sure to impress each tourist. Did you know that? The longest cave in Romania is Vantului Cave, found in The Padurea Craiului Mountains, which is closed for tourists, only cavers being allowed in. The most famous and largest ice cave in Romania is Scarisoara Cave, situate... [ read more ]

Most beautiful Saxon Cities in Romania

Most beautiful Saxon Cities in Romania

During the 12th century, following an order of the Hungarian Empire, Transylvania began to be colonized by a Germanic population, subsequently known as Transylvanian Saxons. Their aim was to defend the Hungarian borders in Transylvania. As they settled in, the Saxons influenced to a great extent the manner of living and the organizational structures within the Romanian principality. As such, there are now almost 250 fortifications and churches built by the Saxons from the 14th until the 18th cen... [ read more ]