Discovering the hidden treasures of Timisoara

Discovering the hidden treasures of Timisoara

Discovering the hidden treasures of Timisoara might not be an easy task for someone new in town but we are trying to help you and bring you some information about this lovely city and some of its most unknown places and figures, representative for its development. Timisoara football team Timisoara football team,Polytechnic Football club, is one of the most loved football teams in Romania because of the values it represents: fair play, team spirit and determination. Polytechnic Football clu... [ read more ]

How to travel in Timisoara

How to travel in Timisoara

Timisoara is the biggest city in the western part of Romania and one of the largest in Romania. If you are coming to Timisoara for the first time then you must ask yourself How to travel in Timisoara. The city itself has a well developed public system of transportation which can easily help you get from one attraction to other. If you are coming from Bucharest or from another Romania city then you might need some guidelines to help you a bit. Train and airport If you are coming from the ... [ read more ]

Top events in Timisoara in 2012

Top events in Timisoara in 2012

Being an important cultural and artistic center of Romania, Timisoara life is always animated with plenty of activities. Top events in Timisoara in 2012 will focus mainly on the biggest festivals that are about to happen in September. PLAI Festival This year, PLAI Festival will be at its 7th edition. The festival will begin on September 14 and will be located at the Banatean Museum in Timisoara. It is organized by the cultural organization- Sound and Ambiance Timisoara and the Culture ... [ read more ]

Tips for shoping in Timisoara

Tips for shoping in Timisoara

Timisoara has many commercial centers opened both in the main squares of the city as in the subways.  Therefore, a few tips for shopping in Timisoara might be useful for everyone who is thinking of passing by this city. First of all it might be good to know that Romania, though member of the European Union still maintains LEU as its currency. You can of course find shops that accept Euros or dollars but it would be easier for you to exchange them to LEU. Iulius Mall Timisoara You cannot v... [ read more ]

Top attractions nearby Timisoara

Top attractions nearby Timisoara

There are many top attractions nearby Timisoara. Therefore if you feel like exploring the wonders outsideTimisoara city you will have plenty of things to see and do. Just make sure you have enough time and that you mention them on your travel agenda. Natural attractions Only 2 hours by car from Timisoara we discover Poiana Marului or the Apple’s clearing. The resort is surrounded by Small Mountain, Nedelea and Pietrii Pick. One of the most interesting legends is the one that mentions the... [ read more ]

Cultural attractions in Timisoara

Cultural attractions in Timisoara

A city without history and culture is a deserted city. It is a city that cannot teach anything to its citizens. That is definitely not the case for the capital of Banat region. We will bring focus on the cultural attraction of Timisoara.  Orthodox Cathedral The Ordodox Cathedral was built between 1934 and 1936. The style of the Cathedral is Byzantine mixed with one from the North part of Moldova. The cathedral overwhelms you with its dimension but also with its glass cover, shinning from ... [ read more ]

Celebrities born in Timisoara

Celebrities born in Timisoara

Timisoara is the city that gave to the world some of its greatest names in fields such as aviation, cinema and literature.  We will bring light on three important celebrities born in Timisoara. I bet you did not know they were Romanians. Ioan Holender Iona Holender was born in Timisoara in 1935 in a Jew family. He studies Polytechnics in Timisoara but after a speech hold during the student’s revolt in 19320, he got expelled. He left with his father to Vienna where his mother was l... [ read more ]

Timisoara and the Revolution of 1989 II

Timisoara and the Revolution of 1989 II

We continue the display of the most significant page of history during the modern Romania period during our post Timisoara and the Revolution of 1989. After the revolution in Timisoara, Ceausescu decides the ultimate solution to exit this social crisis. Thus, on December 21, 1989, Nicoalae Ceausescu organizes a protest in the Palace Square. The gathering was meant to be in support of Nicolae Ceausescu and to be made up of trustworthy people. During the protest, Nicolae Ceausescu promises ... [ read more ]

Bars and restaurants in Timisoara

Bars and restaurants in Timisoara

If you are visiting Timisoara for the first time them you must be wondering which are the best places where you can eat or where you can enjoy your spare time. Being a modern and developed city, Timisoara the heart of Banat region presents many options for discovering the best places where you can go out. Bars and restaurants in Timisoara will bring details on some of my personal choices. I hope you will like them as much as I did. Bugar’d Pub Personally I am a fan of pubs, they of... [ read more ]

Best accommodation in Timisoara

Best accommodation in Timisoara

Thinking of visiting a city mean more than making a detailed plan on the attractions to see, on how to capture the atmosphere of the city on managing to discover every hidden corner, it also means dealing on some practical things such as where to stay. Best accommodation in Timisoara tries to make things a bit easier for you, to offer you some ideas so that you can occupy your time with something else. I just hope I can manage to offer a brief description of all types of accommodation, from ... [ read more ]