DESTINATION/ Romania – Majestic Castles & Dazzling Landscape

Discover the land of mysterious castles and medieval towns. Travel on budget and explore Bucharest. Go sightseeing around the country and discover the unique place.


MICE Industry – Business and History Go Hand in Hand

Andrea Hausold

When you talk about European major meeting destinations Romania may not be on the top of your list. Still, the medieval towns of this country have been very gracious in hosting many of the major international conventions attended by the important international players around the world. The Romanian MICE Industry not only offers an attractive location for these meetings, it also showcases to the attendees the wonderful must-see sights of Romania's towns and cities. That is how this well-preser...

Enjoying Bucharest without Breaking the Bank

Nils Kraus

For travelers that choose to spend their vacation in Romania, visiting the capital city of Bucharest is an absolute must. The city's stunning beauty and rich history make it a popular spot for rookie and veteran travelers alike. For those on a budget though, experiencing Bucharest to the full might seem difficult. However, there is plenty to see and do at low cost as well. Accommodation Before exploring any landmarks budget travelers often seek affordable accommodation. Eastern European cultur...

Tourism Industry Going Down

Andrew J. Wein

A study recently done by the consultancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) reveals a significant 16 percent drop in Romania's tourism sector in the past four years. The report further suggests that the nation's hospitality as well as the leisure sectors returns plummeted to €1.5 billion in 2011, with smaller numbers of foreign tourists the main reason for the drop. According to PwC foreign tourists used up €750 million vacationing in Romania in the year 2008. On the other hand in 2011 the num...

Palaces and Fortresses: Go Sightseeing around Romania

Bill Alen

Romania is a dynamic country rich in arts, history, scenic beauty and cultural diversity. It offers numerous exceptional travel experiences that are always waiting for you to discover and enjoy. Discover the top landmarks in the country. The Bran Castle The Bran Castle is a superlative structure lying on top of a 200 foot-high rock that overlooks the charming little village of Bran in Brasov town. Constructed in the 13th century, the famous building exhibits an authentic furniture and art fro...