Questo – A New Way Of Discovering People, Places and Stories

Last weekend I finally got the chance to get out and explore my hometown, as a tourist would. All thanks to Questo, a mobile app which makes you discover people, places and stories of what I thought to be a familiar place. My hometown. So far there are 6 quests for Bucharest, and I chose to … Continue Reading

Experience Romania: The Great and Small Danube Gorge (Cazanele Dunarii)

The Danube Gorge (Cazanele Dunarii in Romanian) represent one amazing sight in Romania. This is the place to admire and the Great and Small Danube Gorge as it makes its way between Romania and Serbia. This can be a weekend getaway from Bucharest or a 3-day trip to make it more relaxed. The roads are … Continue Reading

Face to face with the frightening vampire in Dracula’s Castle, Transylvania

Bran Castle or Dracula’s Castle (how foreigners call it) is a main tourist attraction in Romania. I remember when I was in school, we had field trips here. Somehow we (I’m talking about Romanians) don’t feel this great connection with the legend of Dracula. I mean, a foreigner wrote this story, and somehow it got connected … Continue Reading

How I planned a 1 Month Trip in Europe – On a Budget

Some time ago, I’ve discovered my passion for travelling and more specifically for travelling alone. Yes, it was scary, but this is how  I planned a 1 month trip in Europe, travelling alone, on a budget. Why travel alone? It gives me this immense freedom of doing what I want when I feel like it, and … Continue Reading

Văcărești Lake – the hidden delta of Bucharest, Romania

At the beginning of May (12-16) the coolest event happened in Bucharest, Experience Bucharest. (Yes, it was cool because I took part. ) I wrote about it here. And because of it, I managed to wake up on a Sunday morning and discover the wonderful, unknown and mysterious place of Văcărești Lake.  Also, I have to … Continue Reading