Romanian poet, novelist and literary critic Mircea Cărtărescu received the Mihai Eminescu National Poetry Award for his entire work. The award is granted each...

The forgotten Romanian national sport that may have inspired baseball

Despite a long history, Romania’s national stick and ball game oina, similar to the American baseball, is almost forgotten and only kept alive by...

Paintings by Romanian Adrian Ghenie, on display at New York art gallery

Twelve new paintings and five collages by famous Romanian artist Adrian Ghenie will go on display at the Pace Gallery in New York this...

Ten Romanian architecture offices among nominees for the EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture

Ten architecture offices in Romania and their works are on the 2017 list of nominees for the Mies van der Rohe Award, the EU...

Pick your challenge: Romania events for running fans in 2017

Running events have multiplied in Romania in recent years and various competitions are available to runners depending on their skill level, from occasional to...

English tourists stay at Romania’s Ice Hotel despite record low temperatures

Although the thermometers showed a nighttime temperature of -25 degrees Celsius at Balea Lake in Romania, where the famous Hotel of Ice is located,...

Ten things to do in Bucharest when it’s cold outside

Temperatures have fallen below zero for several days in a row and winter has settled in fully in Bucharest. Whether you have decided to...

Winter celebrations end in Romania with the Epiphany and St. John’s Day

The winter holidays end in Romania this week with two of the most important religious celebrations in the country, the Epiphany (Boboteaza in Romanian),...

City in Romania on list of “stylish cities” in the New East

London-based online guide The Calvert Journal has included Cluj-Napoca, the biggest city in Romania's Transylvania region, on a list of Stylish cities 2017. The list encompasses...

(P) ROLANG School organizes a free class on Romanian language for foreigners

ROLANG School starts the new year with a free class on Romanian language for beginner level. On Monday, the 9th of January 2017, from 18:30...

Bucharest and Brasov included on Forbes’ list of cheap travel destinations for 2017

Romania’s capital Bucharest and Brasov mountain resort were included on a list of “21 best budget travel destinations for 2017” published by Forbes. The recommendations were...

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