A Frenchman has created a volunteer firefighter brigade in a small village in Romania’s Transylvania. He now works on setting up a first aid...

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...

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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...

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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,...

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