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A guide to Romania: Living in Romania

Where should you live in Romania? You probably have to travel and decide for yourself, but here is my take. Bucharest itself is quite frankly an ugly city; a mix of Istanbul, wannabe Paris, and Soviet Realism. Winters can be grim and the summers will be hot. It is home to more than two million […]

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A guide to Romania: Info for foreigners

As a foreigner travelling or living in Romania, there are a few other things you should know: The infrastructure It’s poor, crumbling, and being replaced only slowly. The streets will have potholes and as a driver you will share them with jaywalkers, stray dogs, chicken, perhaps even ox-driven carts. The roads in the cities are […]

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A guide to Romania: Stereotypes

Razvan Petrescu looks at some of the stereotypical views of Romania as seen by outsiders.

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A guide to Romania: Background

Razvan Petrescu, a Romanian expat and globetrotter, gives some insights into his country for prospective expat visitors.

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Life the Romanian way

"Being an expat from Blighty and now running a bed-and-breakfast just outside Pitesti for about 18 months, I've had the pleasure of sampling most of the delights the way of life has to offer here..." Alex Campbell takes a wry look at life in Romania!

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