Lizabett Russo, a Romanian-born singer whose songs were included in a BBC compilation, had to confront a lot of stereotypes when she moved to...

Developing holiday homes at the foothills of the mountain in Romania

Two Dutch investors are building a housing mountain resort with a wellness hotel in the middle of pristine nature in Romania. Dutch investor Gerard Doedee...

A British teacher & history podcaster in Bucharest proves every day is worth remembering

Scott Allsop delivers a daily dose of historical trivia from his Bucharest home. Scott Allsop, a British history teacher living in Romania, sits in a...

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...
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