Visiting Tulcea, a city worth seeing

Visiting Tulcea, a city worth seeing

One can be fascinated by the attractions of this city for years if they decide to spend a longer period of time in this wonderful city. There are lots to see and many things to do in Tulcea. You can visit the largest aquarium of Eastern Europe which has opened its doors not long ago. Also Sulina and Sf Gherorghe is located near at hand together with other fabulous locations of the Delta, such as museums, monuments, caves, mountains and monasteries. As Tulcea is not a large city it can easily ... [ read more ]

Religious edifices in Constanta

Religious edifices in Constanta

Constanta is much more than a simple seaside city; it is also an important spiritual center of Romania. In this part of the country it is said that Apostle Andrew came to spread the Christian religion. That is why many important religious edifices can be traced here.  Religious edifices in Constanta will bring forward some of the most important religious spots in this wonderful city. Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral Saint Peter and Paul is an orthodox church that is located in front o... [ read more ]

Most important tours around Suceava

Most important tours around Suceava

The county of Suceava is one of the most beautiful areas in Romania being rich in culture, history and wonderful landscapes. I know, this pretty much sounds as a cliché but it’s not an exaggeration and I hope to demonstrate it through this article. The most important tours around Suceava waiting for you focus each on a specific tourist attraction that you might enjoy: cultural and religious diversity, trekking, relaxing walks and history. Visiting the monasteries This is in fact the lan... [ read more ]

Discover Suceava!

Discover Suceava!

I’m not sure how well accustomed you are with the Romanian administrative organization so let me brief it quickly. Romania has 41 counties (a larger area with several smaller towns and villages and a more important town which acts as the county seat) with the exception of the capital Bucharest whose organization is different than the rest of the country. So, each county has a county seat and their names, more often than not coincide or are very similar. In our case, Suceava is both the name ... [ read more ]

The most famous monasteries in Romania

The most famous monasteries in Romania

Along the years, the Romanian people have had to defend their territories against different invasions, such as Hungarian, Ottoman, Tartar or Russian. More often than not, leaders of the country would celebrate their victories by erecting a monastery or a church mostly from the 15th century on. This is why there are now so many monasteries in Romania, each with its own rich historic background and beauty. These places are not for those of you who just want to party but for those who want to relax... [ read more ]

One week tour in Romania

One week tour in Romania

You’re lying in the grass and it’s greener than you have ever seen. You’re looking up and you see the sky bluer than ever. You look around and you see tall, quiet fir trees, standing still for hundreds and hundreds of years. Oh, sorry I should have started with the beginning: you’re on fourth day of your one week tour in Romania and you have just reached one of the peaks of Apuseni Mountains. I bet you want to know, though, how you got there. Here is a little hint of what you might see a... [ read more ]

Romanian Tourism

Romanian Tourism

Maybe you are one of the many people who don’t have such a high opinion of Romania. And this is because you only think of what you have read in some newspaper or another about it being a poor country, with unstable governments and questionable institutions. While this may be true, you shouldn’t jump into hasty conclusions as there are a lot more things for you to find out. Romanian Tourism will try to show you some of the wonderful things that Romania still has in store for you. A littl... [ read more ]