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The Christmas tree

Everything you didn’t know about the Romanian fir

Traditions | Saturday 15 December

Very few know today the meaning of the Christmas tree in the Romanian tradition. Besides the beautiful image of the Christmas tree, the Romanians have very complex representations of the fir ...

Eggfruit Salad - Romanian original recipe

Eggfruit Salad... a Shocking Tasty Food...

Local products | Friday 14 December

„...the eggfruit salad is the almost daily starter of an almost nonexistent Romanian season: summer-autumn...”

“The Museum of Gold” in Brad

“The Museum of Gold” in Brad, a symbolic gold-mining site of Romania, holds a unique mineralogical collection in Europe

Places of interest | Thursday 13 December

A municipality in the county of Hunedoara, the small town located in the middle of the Brad depression is certified as gold exploitation since the year 21 B.C., from Get-Dacian times

DroneX Pro

DroneX Pro - a drone made in Romania

Business | Wednesday 12 December

"Performance at an affordable price" this seem to be the motto of DroneX Pro, a cheap drone that some specialists consider to be the best drone in the world

Carolers

The winter holidays for Romanians - traditions, customs, rituals

Traditions | Tuesday 11 December

The Romanian winter holidays begin with St. Andrew (November 30th) and lasts till St. John (January 7th). It is a mix of traditions and customs - some coming from the pre-Christian period - with Christian religious celebrations.

Christmas Fast

In the absence of the Christmas fast, the feast has no value

Traditions | Monday 10 December

"Who does not cut a pig for Christmas and a lamb for Easter, that's not a man", says an old Romanian proverb, illustrating the importance of the ritual eating in the traditional village society

Casa Iris Restaurant - Timisoara

Casa Iris Restaurant - where you can enjoy some of the best Romanian traditional dishes

Business, Places of interest | Sunday 09 December

The house specials reveal the taste and flavor of homemade meals, spiced by the staff’s originality

Simona Bişboacă - ANTIOXI VITA

ANTIOXI VITA or "the elixir of youth" - the most powerful antioxidant in the world, a fabulous discovery of a Romanian who started on the road of research and inventics

Events, Business | Saturday 08 December

Simona Bişboacă from Oradea, awarded with gold and silver in several international inventics fairs, has several patents in the food industry

The Moldoviţa Monastery, Suceava County, Bucovina

The Moldoviţa Monastery, a unique jewel in Europe

Places of interest | Friday 07 December

The Moldoviţa Monastery is one of the most beautiful places of worship in Romania. The exterior painting, which has been preserved very well, is the main attraction of the monastery.

Saint Nicholas - 5/6 December

Saint Nicholas, the head of the winter holidays

Traditions | Thursday 06 December

Saint Nicholas refers to the "custom" of giving gifts to good children, and the rod to the bad ones, to serve as a lesson

The TărtăriaTablets

The TărtăriaTablets – artefacts discovered in Transylvania, carved with signs that might represent the oldest writing in the world

Places of interest | Wednesday 05 December

In 1961, at Tărtăria, a group of archeologists led by Nicolae Vlassa made an epochal discovery, that would arise a lot of attention, but also controversies from Romanian and foreign researchers: three clay tablets inscribed with...

Breb, Maramureș

Breb, the fairy tales village of Maramureş, rich in tradition, considered one of the most beautiful villages in Romania

Places of interest, Itineraries, Traditions | Tuesday 04 December

A small village of Maramures but rich in unique traditions and customs in Romania, is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Romania. This is the village Breb, whose rare beauty has also seduced Prince Charles, so he...

Târgu-Lăpuş

Târgu-Lăpuş - the small town in the northern part of Romania is the country’s recycling champion

Places of interest | Monday 03 December

The city that counts no more than 12 000 inhabitants and has a recycling rate 10 times higher than that registered in rest of the country

Casa de la Rosa Restaurant, Timisoara

Casa de la Rosa Restaurant – an elegant location enhancing one’s senses with international cuisine dishes, in a matchless culinary experience

Events, Places of interest, Business | Sunday 02 December

Casa de la Rosa Restaurant – the menu has Romanian, Hungarian and international specials based on chicken, pork, veal, as well as fish and seafood or delicious homemade desserts

Biertan - an UNESCO village in Transylvania

Biertan – the village where a single divorce was registered in 300 years

Places of interest, Itineraries | Saturday 01 December

In addition to its inclusion to the UNESCO heritage list, the Saxon village of Biertan can also pride itself with a unique achievement, that of having a single registered divorce in 300 years

St. Andrew's Night

Discover Romanian customs and traditions in St Andrew's Night

Traditions | Friday 30 November

The night of St. Andrew, when people have to defend themselves from the ghosts and demons, through apotropaic acts and gestures

Lake Bucura - The Retezat Mountains

Lake Bucura – the largest glacial lake in Romania

Places of interest | Thursday 29 November

The trails in the Retezat Mountain are especially beautiful because they are scattered with “blue eyes”. One of these eyes is Lake Bucura

Retrievers Camp 2018 - Fagaraș County

Retrievers Camp 2018 - a different kind of trip

Places of interest, Business | Wednesday 28 November

An unusual event in Romania, the Retrievers Camp is, as the name suggests, a camp for Golden and Labrador Retrievers, where dogs of this breed and their owners can spend a few days strolling through the Fagaraș County

The Gerald’s Hotel - Rădăuţi, Bucovina

The Gerald’s Hotel – the perfect place to mix business with pleasure

Places of interest, Itineraries | Tuesday 27 November

If you are planning a business trip to Romania, why not stay at the luxurious Gerald’s Hotel in Rădăuţi

Cristina’s home-made goodies - Piatra Neamt

Discover Cristina’s delicious home-made goodies

Local products | Monday 26 November

Cristina is a woman who was born and raised in the country and is thus very much in touch with the traditional values of the Romanian people. She tries to keep them alive through her work

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