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Romania

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Kovats Photography Studios

By on June 5, 2014

It’s one of the oldest photo studios still around- and functioning, not a museum- in Europe. They use the original backdrops and cameras, all over 100-years-old. They now also…

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Discovering the Merry Cemetery in Săpânța – Romania

By on June 4, 2014

This is a unique cemetery worldwide. A mixture of culture and traditional ways that are still taking place in the same old way. The cemetery is located in north…

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Discovering Turda Salt Mine

By on May 29, 2014

Here is our experience translated to video about entering in the amazing Salina Turda in Romania.

 

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Discovering Corund

By on May 21, 2014

Together with Zoltan, from Slow Tour Transylvania, we discovered the real craftsmen in this part of Transylvania, in the small town of Corund.
For more info about the Slow Tour…

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Driving Romania: Our Top 7 Picks of Sites to See

By on May 10, 2014

The best way to see a wonderful mixture of the culture and the beauty of Romania is by driving. We’ve compiled a list of our top 7 sites to…

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Discovering Şinca Nouă

By on May 7, 2014

Our experience in a small village in the middle of Transylvania, Sinca Noua. A different kind of tourism that give us the possibility to get in touch with old…

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The Turda Salt Mine, the Seminar and Cluj

By on May 5, 2014

It’s not as if we’ve got a thing for salt, exactly. It just seems to crop up along our travels. The salt flats in Sicily; the salt canyon outside…

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Discovering Brasov with a short video

By on April 30, 2014

A short interview to Carmen that organize Free Walking Tour in the city. The best way to get all the details of this amazing historical town in the middle…

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The Harghita Region Part 2: Slow Travel in Corund

By on April 28, 2014

Our first impression of Corund was: tourist town. The main road/hiway through had booths and shops with typical from-the-area wares. Woven baskets, traditional Szekerland costumes and ceramics. Many of…

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Featuring: Colaj Cafe’ in Brasov

By on April 27, 2014

Here a short interview with Manuel Teicu, founder of Colaj Cafe’ and Art Gallery in Brasov – Romania. A nice place to visit if you are in town.

 

 

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Discovering the Danube Delta: a short video

By on April 23, 2014

This is our short experience in a boat tour in the Danube Delta. We navigate almost 4 hours with a small boat in tiny channels and beautiful lakes.
Here you…

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The Hungarian Area of Transylvania: Harghita

By on April 21, 2014

For those of you (like us) that didn’t realize, there’s a solid Hungarian presence in the center of Romania. The area, Harghita, is unique, complex and interesting. Curious, almost.
We…

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Constanta Casino: a short video of the interior 2014.

By on April 16, 2014

Take a walk back into the 1920s with this nostalgic video of the Constanta Casino.

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Discovering Village Life in Romania: Sinca Noua

By on April 13, 2014

After having a few cold and rainy days in Brasov, we made our way to the small village of Şinca Nouă. The drive through the mountains were reminiscent of…

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The Danube Delta in Romania, Plus a Few Bits and Bobs

By on April 8, 2014

I might admit I can be a little cynical at times in our travels. I do catch the ‘seen one, seen them all’ virus from time to time. Not…

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Romania: An Unusual Factsheet for An Unusual Country

By on April 2, 2014

Many times, we come across the same information presented in exactly the same way- in the case of Romania, it’s about the Parliament (2nd largest building in the world,…

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Romancing Romania: Bucharest and Constanta

By on March 31, 2014

We made it safely across the Romanian border with a new stamp in my passport, and made our way to Bucharest. We’d searched for any interesting sites before arriving,…