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Romanian traditions in the springtime: Martisor

Romanian traditions: Martisor Martisor celebration is symbol of spring time and fertility in Romania and Bulgarian tradition.  Martisor is a small jewel or decoration attached to a red and white string and it is offered during March ( “Martie” in Romanian). Today the custom is more commercial, men offering as “martisor”s to women al sort… Read more Romanian traditions in the springtime: Martisor

Piata Universitatii- Bucharest

Bucharest.

Bucharest. Why a city-break? After highlighting general stuff  and  a brief history, I am going to say a few words about sightseeing places. Roads in Bucharest Calea Victoriei (Victoriei Avenue) Placed in the center of Bucharest-  from Victoriei Palace, meeting Dambovita river on the other end- it is and it has been the greatest attraction… Read more Bucharest.

Bucharest.

 Bucharest. Why a city-break? Back in time As I previously said, the legend behind Bucharest is a shepherd, named Bucur, here comes the name Bucharest (Bucuresti, locally) . Actually, shepherds are legendary figures in Romanian folklore and local legends. Romanian most representative folkloric  poem is “Little sheep” (“Miorita ” in Romanian), the story of three… Read more Bucharest.

Bucharest.

Bucharest, the little Paris of the East. Why a city-break? Legend and general stuff First I will explain the sub-title” yes, between the Two World Wars, Bucharest was considered the little Bucharest of the east. If you ever have the privilege to up on the Arch of the Triumph in Bucharest, the landscape convinces you… Read more Bucharest.

Black Church- Brasov Romania

Brasov – gate to Transylvania

Brasov  –  gate to Transylvania When it comes to Romania, most of the tourists associate Romania to Transylvania. Brasov is the closest Transylvanian city, situated at  around 200 km away from the Romanian capital- Bucharest.  The city has always been flourishing, along centuries being a referral of trade and crafts, mainly due to its position,… Read more Brasov – gate to Transylvania

Story like city: Cluj Napoca

Story like city: Cluj Napoca Cosmopolite, colorful, historical, University-based, relaxed, cultural, joyful ,  these are some of the attributes I find for Cluj Napoca.  They are not few, but still not enough to describe this Northern Transylvanian city. Places on Feleacu Hill, Cluj Napoca is always an attraction for any type of tourist. Even a… Read more Story like city: Cluj Napoca

Brukenthal National Museum- Sibiu- Baroque and Illuminism

Brukenthal National Museum- Sibiu- Baroc and Illuminism   [Spider_Video_Player id=”1″] Watching this movie was made possible by Brukenthal Museum kindness. Copyright of this movie belongs exclusively to Brukenthal National Museum. Partial cutting or integral copying and redistribution is forbidden and subject to copyright laws. The only purpose that the movie can be redistributed is for… Read more Brukenthal National Museum- Sibiu- Baroque and Illuminism

Parties for Bachelors and Bachelorette party

Parties for Bachelors and Bachelorette party   You feel like spending your last weekend of freedom in a new Destination? Why won’t you chose Romania. I believe for many of you Romania sounds exotic. Believe me, by choosing a pre-wedding party in Romania, especially outdoor or country side, you will have an amazing surprise. There… Read more Parties for Bachelors and Bachelorette party

Access Magazine about us

Access Magazine about us   Annie Makoff, British journalist in love with Romania and a good friend of ours now, wrote an article about her  and her companion  experience  in Romania with Corina Stefan, I explore – Unexplored Holiday ( presently IXPR) representative. Access Magazine is a UK magazine writing for people with special needs.

Is accessible tourism possible in Romania

Is accessible tourism possible in Romania?        In 2013 Liliana Nicholas, at that reporter at Radio Romania News, made an interview about how enjoyable can be a person moving wheelchair vacation in Romania. Liliana Nicholas managed in a balanced way to gather opinions of several individuals and organizations about the limitations of accessible… Read more Is accessible tourism possible in Romania

Article published in Disability Horizons

Article published in Disability Horizons   I explored made all the efforts to provide travel services for tourists with special needs. IXPR will  advocate for accessible tourism to be possible and in Romania and will appeal to all bodies involved.   Unexplored Holiday, courtesy of Martin Sibley, published  on his specialized blog for people with… Read more Article published in Disability Horizons