Comment: Why the crowds mass in the square in front of Romania’s Government each...

Guest writer Paul Wood explains why people continue the protests in Bucharest’s Victoriei Square despite the Romanian Government’s decision to repeal controversial emergency ordinances...

Comment: Who will stop Romania’s new leaders if they want put a leash on...

The changes in Romania’s justice system will be one of the highly sensitive themes of the new governing coalition made of the Social Democratic...

Comment: Tough decision for Romania’s political man of the moment

The Social Democratic Party (PSD) may have won the parliamentary elections in Romania, but its leader Liviu Dragnea still has a tough decision to...

Comment: Six reasons why Romania may win the Euro 2016 opening match against France

The UEFA European Football Championship (Euro 2016) kicks off today and Romania are in the privileged position to play the opening match against hosts...

Comment: The Romanian Normal

Why do Romanians reelect arrested mayors? Guest writer Ronnie Smith puts the events that have recently made the headlines in Romania into context. During my...

Comment: Feeling lonely on the days of love and why I am a rarity...

Guest writer Arabella McIntyre-Brown looks at the celebration of love – and the other side of the coin: loneliness in Romania, a family-oriented country. In...

Comment: Romania, 26 years ago

Guest writer Nicholas Hammond remembers the first time he came to Romania just after the fall of communism in the early 90s. It has been...

Comment: Thank you, Enel, for a few hours of electricity a day!

Looking at the light and shadow dance the candle projects on the wall, my thoughts go back in time to when I was just...

A truly spectacular ‘spectacol’

Guest writer Ronnie Smith shares his great experience at the premiere of the new DSCH.The Dream ballet, at the National Opera in Bucharest on...

New expat & travel guide launched – City Compass Romania: Bucharest & Beyond, 2016...

Over 150 guests joined City Compass Media, the publisher of this website, at the launch of the newest expat and travel guide in print,...
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