The Galbena Stone and Live Fire glacier

The Galbena Stone and Live Fire glacier

The Galbena Stone (1,243 m) seen from the north, is a slope located in the southern extreme of the Barsa Pit. The southern part of the slope, however, is a steep limestone of over 200 m, with wide views, guarding the Flower Glade. Due to the views that the Stone of Galbena offers, is one of the most beautiful lookout points in the Apuseni Mountains. The Live Fire Glacier is a cave that is sheltering the third largest fossil ice block in the country, after the Glacier of Scărişoara and t... [ read more ]

The Natural Science Museum of the Danube Delta

The Natural Science Museum of the Danube Delta

The amazing museum of the Danube Delta, located in Tulcea city has opened its doors in the year of 1950. The establishment is open from 10.00-18.00 during summer time and from 8.00-16.00 during the winter season. Admission costs 10 lei per person for adults and 5 lei for children. If you need a guide it costs 50 lei in Romanian language and 100 lei in a foreign language. There is also a tax for cameras: 20 for photo camera and 40 for video camera. The museum presents the most important specie... [ read more ]

Wildlife at Delta Dunarii – moors, fish and bird colonies

Wildlife at Delta Dunarii – moors, fish and bird colonies

The exotic land of Delta Dunarii gives home to over 1200 species of plants and trees. This place is one of the richest reserves on the continent supporting over 300 species of birds, among which we can mention unique colonies of pelicans, more than 100 fish species such as the herring. Delta Dunarii is the largest nature reserve in Europe which lies on a land of 2.681 km². In the year of 1990 the reserve has been enlisted in UNESCO’s newest terrain in Romania kept away from the progress of... [ read more ]

Top holiday activities at the thermal baths of Boghis

Top holiday activities at the thermal baths of Boghis

Boghis is a little town in the county of Salaj which is extremely rich in touristic, natural, cultural and historical attractions. Choose the best means of transport: car, bus, train or a sea vessel. Around Boghis you can enjoy a large variety of activities. Among the top activities of course we can mention the thermal baths and resorts of Boghis which offer several services to all visitors. Find accommodation in the towns of Salaj or Zalau located nearby and enjoy a pleasant holiday bathin... [ read more ]

Traveling to Tusnad bathing resorts – thermal springs and sights

Traveling to Tusnad bathing resorts – thermal springs and sights

The bathing resorts of Tusnad are located in the southern region of the Ciuc Basin, at an altitude of 650 meters, between the Harghita Mountains and Bodoc Mountains. The resorts are situated in an incredibly picturesque location filled with ozonic air rich in aerosols and negative ions which create a heavy alpine climate. Many people come here for the thermal waters to recover from stressful nervous breakdowns. As the average annual temperature is 8°C with 17.5°C in the summer and -7°C in ... [ read more ]

Visiting the bath resorts of Olanesti – mineral water, springs and baths

Visiting the bath resorts of Olanesti – mineral water, springs and baths

The bath resorts of Olanesti are located in the mountains of Carpatii Meridionali, in Olt Valley, only 20 kilometers from the city of Ramnicu Valcea at an altitude of 450 meters. This beautiful location is permeated by a picturesque valley conjured by rich unpolluted woodland areas. The baths of Olanesti are visited by many people throughout a year. It is evermore a busy place with plenty of activities ranking among the best bathing resorts in the country of Romania. It is among the best beca... [ read more ]

Visiting the resorts of Baile Homorod

Visiting the resorts of Baile Homorod

Baile Homorod is a bathing resort center located in the Valley of Homorod Mare River. You can find this location on the DN13A national road which connects Odorheiu Secuiest to Miercurea Ciuc. The town is located at an altitude of about 750 meters with a typical subalpine microclimate. Baile Homorod has a whole set of bathing resorts with mineral water and several springs such as Maria, Homoradi, Fenyves, Lobogo and many others. The waters are rich in minerals like manganese, bromine and lithi... [ read more ]

Visiting the bathing resorts of Calacea, Romania – parks, attractions and tours

Visiting the bathing resorts of Calacea, Romania – parks, attractions and tours

The beautiful bathing resorts of Calacea are situated in the lowlands of Banat, about 20 kilometers from the town of Timisoara and 37 kilometers from Arad city. The bathing resort occupies a land of about 15 acres of which the park only, filled with wattle trees and dotted with a magnificent pond, spreads on 14 acres. The pond has beautiful water lilies and is always populated by wild ducks. The water lilies were brought here from Baile Felix in the year of 1996. Nonetheless the park and the... [ read more ]

Visiting the mountain resorts of Arieseni – summer tours and winter sports

Visiting the mountain resorts of Arieseni – summer tours and winter sports

The little town of Arieseni is located on the borderline between the counties of Bihor and Alba at an altitude of about 1000 meters. It is an important station from where the road leads to several locations through the Apuseni Mountains. Go for an adventure in Romania during the summer time or winter season. Especially during the winter Arieseni is visited by many tourists from the neighboring counties and from all over the country for it has nice ski tracks which give opportunity for all sor... [ 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 ]