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Dozens tourists blocked in Bucegi Mountains due to blizzard

Dozens of tourists are blocked in Bucegi Mountains, in the Pestera-Padina area and cannot leave the chalets as the road is blocked by a layer of snow some one metre thick, following the blizzard on the night of Tuesday to ...

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Two tourists injured, other five chased by bears in Bucegi Mountains

A tourist was rushed to the hospital in Sinaia on Wednesday morning after he had been bitten by a bear while he was sleeping in his tent on Valea Cerbului in Busteni mountain resort. The 28-year-old  man was injured at ...

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American tourist gone missing in Bucegi while paragliding, found dead

Mountain rescuers are searching an American tourist who is gone missing in Bucegi Mountains while paragliding next to two other people on Wednesday. Later on in the afternoon, the rescuers announced the tourist had been tracked down, and called the ...

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Update 2: Two people injured in Bucharest after the Code Yellow for high winds. 146 trees fallen down. Constanta ports closed, snow storm in Bucegi Mountains

Update: Two people were injured after the code yellow alert for high winds on Tuesday, which played havoc in Bucharest. The wind also put down 146 trees in the Capital and 85 cars were damaged. The two injured persons were taken ...

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Cross on Caraiman to be restored

The Cross on the Caraiman Peak, one of the most famous monuments in Romania, will be restored. The cross commemorating the Romanian heroes killed in the WWI is perched on the Caraiman Peak in Bucegi Mountains. The revamping project mounts ...

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Omu Mountain Peak gets insured

65 percent of Romanians plan to reach Omu Peak in the near future, according to “Romanians’ relation with the mountain” study, conducted by Omniasig Vienna Insurance Group. However, even if 90 percent of them recommend hikings on the Omu Peak, ...

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New adventure park at the Cantacuzino Castle in Busteni

Adventure @theCastlePark is the new adventure park to be open at the Cantacuzino Castle in Busteni mountain resort on May 28. The park will await tourists with 20 workshops, about one kilometer of zip line, archery and airsoft gun sessions. ...

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Two Romanian youngsters launch project on wild Romania

Two Romanian youngsters have launched a project inviting everyone to discover the wild Romania. Cosmin Dumitrache was in charge of shooting and editing, while his friend Dan Dinu was the photographer and commentator. The film has several 25-minute episodes, with ...

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High risk of snow slip in Făgăraș and Bucegi mountains

Forecasters have issued on Friday a red code warning for high risk of snow slip at over 1,800 meters altitude, in Făgăraș and Bucegi mountains. There is a 4 risk on a scale from 1 to 5. The warning is ...

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57yo British female writer settled down in Piatra Craiului hamlet

A 57-year-old British female writer came to visit Romania ten years ago and settled down here, charmed by a hamlet in the heart of “Piatra Craiului” National Park. Now, Arabella McIntyre-Brown is teaching English the Romanian kids from Măgura village ...

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