Colorful open spaces, thematic designs, relaxation rooms, hammocks, swings and sofas for afternoon rest or indoor cycling tracks and gyms: today's offices have received...

Romania’s five-designer project at London Fashion Week 2017

Romanian project Standpoint, which brings together five innovative local designers, will be presented at the British Council and British Fashion Council’s International Fashion Showcase...

The revival of investigative journalism in Romania

In 2016, Romanian journalists published a series of investigations on health care, education and illegal logging, which led to prosecutions and changes in the...

The communist consumer has dedicated museum in Romania’s Timisoara

The Western Romania town of Timisoara is host since 2015 of a Museum of the Communist Consumer, recently featured by atlasobscura.com. A private initiative, the...

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...

Romanian after-party remedies

Getting ready for Christmas parties and for New year's Eve in Romania (or elsewhere)? Here's what Romanians use the day after massive parties (read 'hangovers'...

interviewDeciphering Enescu’s music: Pianist Josu de Solaun’s perspective

With the third part of the recordings of the complete piano works by George Enescu released this September, musician Josu de Solaun calls the...

Making theater: a computer game, a hunt, a love

A young Romanian movie director tries to keep theater connected to real life.  On the first rehearsal days for a new play, 26-year old Romanian...

Stories from the oldest pharmacy in central Romania’s Cluj Napoca

The pharmacy museum in Cluj-Napoca in central Romania, adorned with Baroque paintings, is housed in the city’s oldest pharmacy building. But the museum’s future...

A global stage now opening for Romania: diversity focus at Medici.tv

How do you bring more people to the concert hall? Medici.tv had an answer when it did its first broadcast in 2007. Almost ten...

Love in the time of courts: Two men against the Romanian state

Adrian Coman, a 45-year old Romanian-born married man, who is now living in the US, can come to Romania, go to the city hall...

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