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In medieval times, young men who completed an apprenticeship as craftsmen went traveling for at least three years to gather experience. Christian Rummel kept this...

Peter Ambjorn, from horse riding in Sweden to managing World Class Romania’s fitness program

Ever since he was a little boy in rural Sweden, Peter Ambjorn has known that sports represent a source of self confidence and joy. Peter...

Girls just wanna have fundamental human rights

A Polish woman watches from her Bucharest apartment the fight for control over women’s rights and bodies in Poland, and decides to get involved. On...

The Brazilian who brings capoeira to Bucharest

The seven-year old José António wasn’t happy with the nickname he got when he started learning capoeira on the streets of Vila Boa, in...

US counselor’s Don Quixote fight with addiction in Romania

The ringing sound of an incoming Skype call breaks the silence. On the other side of the line is Floyd Frantz, an American-born professional...

Venezuelan photographer moves beyond Bucharest’s grumpy layer

Driven out by the insecurity in Caracas, Alejandro Ilukewitsch learns to enjoy change in new places. Alejandro Ilukewitsch looks at the worrying taglines: “Venezuela is...

The sweet life: A Belgian piano teacher’s chocolate factory in a Romanian village

At the foot of the Parang Mountains, in a Romanian village called Buzesti, there is a wooden house with a large balcony. Marie Carels...

exclusiveDare to meet ‘Future Shock’ Tom Fulton: the only professional wrestler in Bucharest

The Scottish professional wrestler 'Future Shock' - by his real name Tom Fulton lives in Bucharest and teaches English at a private school. Romania-Insider.com...

exclusiveThe tall French business woman who wants to become mayor of Bucharest’s richest district

With local elections due on June 5, and only a week away from the official start of the elections campaign, Bucharest inhabitants are faced...

The life of Ben Ellerby, the young British teacher in Calarasi, Southern Romania

Chomsky, Jack the Ripper and Kurt Cobain cross roads in a small Romanian town. In a private school in the southern Romanian town of Calarasi,...

Stan Platt, the Brit who found his own Cinderella story in Romania

 “Life is not about where you are living, but about what you’re doing for other people.” Stan Platt was just a kid when he first...
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