Romanian Cezar Ouatu, currently a contestant on the X Factor UK show, has received a standing ovation from the jury members after his performance....

Romanian film review – In Cinemas Now

Summer can be a dry period for films other than action flicks or comedies, so it’s refreshing to see that cinemas are currently screening...

Romanian city has “Eastern Europe’s coolest cafe culture”

The western Romania city of Cluj-Napoca has “Eastern Europe’s coolest cafe culture,” according to a feature in the online edition of The Independent. The Cluj...

Concerts from the biggest music festival in Romania, live on YouTube

Untold, the biggest music festival in Romania, will broadcast some of its concerts live on YouTube this year, through a partnership with Google Romania. The...

(P) Weekend urban escape

Bucharest’s city center is different during the weekend. More calm, with more tourists walking by on the streets, with luxuriant terraces hidden in the...

videoBeach in the most popular Romanian seaside resort, almost empty on sunny afternoon in...

The beach in Mamaia, the most popular Romanian seaside resort, was almost empty on Wednesday, July 25, despite the sunny afternoon. Usually, the beaches...

Famous British singer Jessie J, impressed after duet with 10-year old girl at festival...

British singer Jessie J’s concert at the Electric Castle festival in Romania was marked by a memorable moment when a 10-year old girl went...

Century’s longest moon eclipse, visible from Romania at the end of July

A total lunar eclipse will occur on July 27-28 and will also be visible from Romania. The moon will be totally eclipsed for one...

British rally driver sets speed record on Romania’s Transfagarasan

British rally driver Mark Higgins set a world speed record on Romania’s spectacular mountain road Transfagarasan. Driving a Subaru WRX, he traveled 84.34 kilometers in...

Björk wears spectacular dress created by two Romanians at UK show

Icelandic singer Björk, who is known for her eclectic music style and iconic outfits, chose a spectacular Foraeva dress created by two Romanians for...

British rally driver tries to set speed record on Romania’s Transfagarasan

Mark Higgins, the rally driver who won the British Rally Championship three times, tries to set a world record for speed on a mountain...

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