Sancraiu Rosehip Festival in Transylvania

Transylvania hosts a significant Hungarian minority and they do a wonderful job at preserving their identity and traditions. One of the best ways to experience this is at the Rosehip Festival which takes place every October in the village of Sancraiu, 1 hour away from... read more

Best 15 attractions in Maramures that you must see

One of the last truly rural regions of Europe, Maramurs is the land of wooden churches, well-kept traditions, splendid natural landscapes and kind people. As Rick Steves said during his visit to Romania, Maramures is the place “where everyday life still feels like an... read more

Wildflowers in Romania are best spotted in June

Now rare and treasured, grassy meadows are not only stunning, but buzzing with wildlife – thousands of species of wildflowers, butterflies and small insects make this place their home. Fresh, flowery, luxuriant meadows are best discovered in June when all nature... read more

Tourism in Romania: strengths & weaknesses

Tourism in Romania ranks high for its safety, natural and cultural resources and hotel prices according to the 2017 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum. The report places Romania 68th from 136 countries, with a score of 3.8... read more