All news

Moldovan pie: Învârtita

Moldovan pie with eggs and onions – the traditional recipe

Traditions, Local products | Sunday 18 August

This is a traditional Moldovan recipe called “învârtită”, which has no equivalent in English as far as the author knows. The word is a noun that comes from the past participle of “a învârti”, which means to spin, so it...

Elder Flower Juice - Socata, the  Romanian traditional drinks

Elder Flower Juice, the best Traditional Refreshing Summer Drink

Traditions, Local products | Friday 16 August

Elder Flower Juice is one of the most appreciated Romanian traditional drinks. It is produces only of natural ingredients that’s why its taste is so wonderful

Woman singing a doina

Doina: the Romanian traditional song

Traditions | Wednesday 14 August

The Romanian poet Vasile Alecsandri wrote a famous verse:,, Doina, doina, sweet singing ...'', the right words to understand the essence of this song

Smoked Shank with Beans - a Romanian traditional plate

Smoked pork shank with beans, one of the most delicious traditional Romanian dishes

Local products, Traditions | Saturday 13 July

This gastronomic specialty is never missing from the tables of the Romanians, especially for the country's national day

Marius Matei Collection

Mătcălăul - is one of the most interesting and most beautiful folk beliefs

Traditions | Monday 08 July

Mătcălăul is a being, a sort of demigod, a hero of the Greco-Roman mythology, half-human, half divine essence, very beautiful and at the same time immortal, walking on Earth, between Sântoader and Pentecost, but no one can see...

Apples

”Mosii de vara” or the Summer-time Old Men

Traditions | Monday 01 July

The Cult of Deadman during the Summer Holydays

Vogue - IA, the Romanian Blouse created by Tom Ford

The international day of The Traditional Romanian Blouse – IA

Traditions, Local products | Monday 24 June

The piece of clothing that has remained unchanged for hundreds of years inspires the most successful designers

The Sânziene, celebrated on 24 June

The Sânziene and the cult of the gentle fairies, on June 24

Traditions | Monday 24 June

The birth of Saint John the Baptist and the folk magic of the summer

Child in Romanian blouse - IA

The Romanian blouse – IA - a journey between tradition and modernity

Traditions, Local products | Saturday 22 June

In "The Day of Sanziene" across the globe is wearing the "Ia", the Romanian blouse

Pentecost

Pentecost and the ancestral tradition of the "căluşari"

Traditions | Monday 17 June

It's a magical and a ritual moment in which are celebrated ten days from the Ascension of Jesus and fifty days from the Resurrection

Călușari

The Căluş- a mixture of Romanian beliefs, magic, mystery and virtuosity

Traditions | Friday 14 June

Morris dancers, a variant of Romanian Căluş present in the UK

Romanian traditional masks

Romanian traditional masks - the representations of an archaic world

Traditions | Tuesday 11 June

The mask has always fascinated mankind. As in other cultures, the traditional masks used in the Romanian culture are very interesting and have deep meanings.

Caloianul and Paparudele - Romanian traditions

The Caloian and / or the Paparude?

Traditions | Saturday 01 June

Magic of Rain and Heat in the Romanian traditions

Dumplings with sour cream and jam

How to make papanași or the Romanian dumplings

Traditions, Local products | Thursday 30 May

A fast and easy recipe that guarantees one of the most delicious desserts you will try

Arminden

Arminden: the beginning of the summer in Romanian traditional culture

Traditions | Wednesday 22 May

Old Romanian traditions, May-Pole, herbs with magical powers, protection and purification rituals

St. Constantine and Helen- the conversion

St. Constantine and Helen, and the rise of Christianity in the Roman Empire

Traditions | Tuesday 21 May

Post-Easter festivities. In popular tradition, there is the belief that in this day begins the summer, birds teach their children to fly and it is celebrated as a day of rest

The Radauti sour soup

Sour soup of Radauti County, one of the most tasteful traditional plates of Romania

Local products, Traditions | Friday 17 May

The tourists that arrive in Bucovina are invited to enjoy one of the most tasteful traditional plates from Romania, the sour soup of Radauti.

The Mandrake

The Mandrake- the art of magic in the Romanian tradition

Traditions | Tuesday 30 April

Magic and Cure Plants may have the power to marry girls, bring luck to love and fertility in marriage; it may increase milk quantity in cows, act fortunately on business, may bring wealth and, generally, in all circumstances,...

”Ouă încondeiate” - Painted eggs

Romanian Easter traditions

Traditions | Saturday 27 April

As the period of Easter approaches, Romanians begin preparations for the big party: with traditions and folk beliefs, lamb, Easter eggs - Easter a truly baroque holiday.

Resurrection of Christ

The Easter Lunch - a look at the Easter Romanian traditions

Traditions | Friday 26 April

“Hristos a-nviat!” or “Christ is risen!” – Romanian believes, legends and gastronomy

AIRPORTS


CONSULATES GENERAL


USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS

  • 112 - Apeluri de urgenta (Nr. unic de urgenta)
  • 118932 - Informatii numere de telefon
  • 1958 - Ora exacta
  • 0256-437973 - Centrul de Informare Turistica Timisoara
  • 0256-493806 - Informatii CFR
  • 0256-493471 - Autogara Autotim Timisoara
  • 0256-493639 - Aeroportul International Timisoara
  • 0256-220835 - Oficiul Registrul Comertului
  • 0256-408300 - Primaria Timisoara
  • 0256-493694 - Consiliul Judeţean Timis
  • 0256-493393 - Timpark ( N. Titulescu 10- ADP)
  • 0256-402703 - Politia rutiera
  • 0256-246112 - Politia locală

TAXI

  • Radio Taxi - 0256-940
  • Euro Taxi - 0256-941
  • Pro Taxi - 0256-942
  • Fan Taxi - 0256-944
  • Tudo Taxi - 0256-945
  • Autogen Taxi - 0256-988

RENT A CAR

International editions:   English | Italiano | Română