New travel website in Romania to promote customized local trips

Romanian countryside

Romanian Friend a travel website that promotes handpicked, off-the-beaten-path tours and trips in Romania, has launched and is ready to reach independent trip-planning world travellers looking to discover authentic Romanian culture and local life or looking for special-interest trips. Just ...

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Transilvania Train is launching the 2018 edition, with 15 traditional workshops and 600km of journey ahead

transilvania train

Transilvania Train will go on next year as well, with organizers announcing the second edition of this train ride will take place during August 22-26, 2018. The participants of this year edition, next to the partners and friend who supported ...

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Journey to Jerusalem (I): Up and down the eclectic Old City

Photo credit: The Romania Journal

When you land to Jerusalem for the first time in your life, expectations are high, but the outcome is a ‘repartee’, as beauties inside Israel’s political and cultural main city are astonishing and challenging indeed. There is so much eclectic ...

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Israel’s 3 millionth tourist, Ioana Isac from Romania, has landed!

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Ioana Isac from Romania is the three millionth tourist who landed in Israel this year, a new all-time record for incoming tourism in the Holy Land, Israeli Ministry of Tourism announced in a press release on Tuesday. The event happened ...

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Epic view: The Carpathians, visible from Bucharest


An unusual, epic view could be admired in Bucharest these days. The Carpathian Mountains have been visible from the Capital’s center in the past days, even they are 100km away from Bucharest. Meteorologist explained there is a very rare atmospheric ...

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No more hand luggage fees flying with Wizz Air

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Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, introduced the new cabin bag policy, allowing all passengers to travel with one piece of bigger hand luggage free of charge, a press release informs. Passengers will automatically be ...

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Israel promotes its travel destinations for the first time in Romania

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Israeli tourism authorities lave launched the first campaign promoting its local travel destinations in Romania, in an attempt to lure more Romanian tourists to enjoy not just the “Holy Land” sights but also its beaches on the Mediterranean coast or ...

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Romanian architect invents Chillya, a 4.5sqm minimalist house

Credit photo: Dragos Lumpan

An architect from Bucharest has designed a minimalist house, measuring only 4.5 square meters for the city dwellers in search for the peace and silence in the wilds. Matius Ichim, an architect with 20 years experience in the field, named ...

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Level Tour to launch the first direct flight from Bucharest to Tbilisi as of 2018

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Level Tour is the first boutique travel agency concept to connect Bucharest to the Georgian capital through the only a roundtrip charter flight launched in partnership with Blue Air airline and with the support of the Romanian Embassy in Georgia, ...

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