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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

Easter - egg painting tradition

Easter egg painting in Romania, an everlasting Romanian tradition

Traditions | Thursday 25 April

Learn about the wonderful and unique tradition of Easter egg painting and about the meanings of the symbols that are represented

The Egg Museum, Vama

The Unique Egg Museum - Vama

Traditions, Places of interest | Wednesday 24 April

The Egg Museum from Vama offers visitors a collection of more than 3000 eggs, made with different techniques

Lamb Drob - Romanian traditional recipe for Easter

Romanian traditional recipes for Easter

Traditions | Tuesday 23 April

Discover the taste of childhood in the Romanian kitchen

Wine culture in the Romanian tradition

The wine civilization in the Romanian traditional culture

Traditions | Monday 15 April

Wine is a beverage whose ceremonial and ritual role clearly stands out for its many ancient meanings

Daniel Leș - “The Potter's House”, Baia Sprie, Maramureș

“Casa Olarului” or the “The Potter's House” - a guesthouse in the heart of the ancestral Maramureș, born from the love for the village’s soul and for the pottery art, a place where the authentic art blends with the authentic life

Places of interest, Itineraries, Traditions | Thursday 11 April

Daniel Leș is the artist who discovered the deep meanings of the pottery's art and who has thought to share it with others the experience of the clay's modelling, which has reshaped his live, made him to return to the ancestral...

Boeuf Salad

Boeuf Salad – a dish made for special occasions

Local products, Traditions | Monday 08 April

There is probably nobody in Romania who hasn’t tasted boeuf salad. It’s a dish that every housewife knows how to cook (although there isn’t much cooking involved) and everybody loves to eat. And despite its sophisticated French...

The Wooden Church Barsana

The Wooden Churches of Maramures, the perfection of the art of building in wood, UNESCO World Heritage site

Places of interest, Itineraries, Traditions | Monday 01 April

The Wooden Churches of Maramures, the icon of the Orthodox Christian soul, keep the essence of the unwritten history of Maramures

Stuffed peppers in tomato sauce

Stuffed peppers with tomato sauce - a delicacy for anyone who is a good fork

Local products, Traditions | Tuesday 19 March

Stuffed peppers are a dish preferred by many Romanians. It is so common in fact that there are few cooks who don’t know how to make it. But the addition of the sweet and sour tomato sauce makes the dish even more interesting

The snowdrop

The snowdrop - signs of life and death in the realm of legends

Traditions | Tuesday 05 March

The tenderness of a flower that heralds the transition from the season of cold and darkness to the season of light, of warmth and resurrection

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