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Gov’t to launch auction for Ploiesti-Brasov highway

The auction for the construction of the Ploiesti-Brasov highway in a public-private partnership will be launched on Monday, Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă announced on Thursday. It is the first strategic project the authorities want to complete in public-private partnership. The ...

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Two American tourists, lost in the mountains, rescued by mountain gendarmes

Two American tourists who got lost along the route to the Caraiman Cross in Busteni (photo) were rescued by mountain gendarmes during the night of Tuesday to Wednesday. Representatives of the Prahova Gendarmerie reported that the two men, aged 22 ...

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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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Matisse’s litographs on display at Cantacuzino Castle in Busteni

Over 80 litographs by French renowned painter Henri Matisse, including the famous “Jazz” collection, audio-video installations with “La Blouse Roumaine” masterpiece and a unique collection of ii (Romanian peasant embroidered blouses) are comprised in the “JazzIn the Colour” exhibition available ...

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Marble sculpture comes to life in Busteni

Over ten international artists will bring marble to life from August 6th to September 2nd within the first edition of Busteni International Sculpture Symposium (BISS) where visitors will have the opportunity of admiring the vision and creativity of some renowned ...

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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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Corrupt Policemen: Prahova Valley and the ‘tax per driver’

A group of police agents with the Public Order and Traffic were caught by undercover officers from the General Anticorruption Directorate (DGA). They demanded bribes of RON 300 (approx. EUR 67) from each driver caught violating the traffic regulations in ...

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Ten Romanian ski destinations for this winter

With snow already present in some regions of the country, we can say the ski season has just kicked off. We present you ten of the most known ski destinations in Romania. Straja Straja mountain resort in Hunedoara county is ...

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