SOMETIMES SUMMER VACATION PRECEDES A DIVORCE JOURNEY

By Dana Tudose-Tianu Most divorces come after the summer vacation and winter holidays, researchers have found. A 2016 study from the University of Washington discovered that divorce is seasonal during the p...

OZB Presents: From Dusk ’til Dawn in Vama Veche

Once a tiny village nestled between the Romanian and Bulgarian borders, Vama Veche is today a household name to mean debaucherous beach parties featuring a diverse cast of international characters and all arou...

The Generation Worth Changing Romania For

By Dana Tudose Tianu Interview with Natalia Caracas, 14, Bucharest. A public school graduate, Natalia scored 9,95 at the National Evaluation Exam (out of 10). She wants to become an architect. ...

Governance

By Douglas Williams, Publisher Waow, what a summer this is turning out to be for Romania and for Romanians! Simona Halep, Romania’s sporting sweetheart, comprehensively demolished Serena Williams, arguably ...

Wild Romanian Wilderness

By Ioana Cenusa The Carpathian Mountains form some of the largest contiguous forests on the continent with the highest percentage of virgin woodlands. They contain an extraordinarily high number of species...

SMARTER For Families leads the way to GREEN FINANCE

By Rodica Purcel The current socio-economic global environment exerts a lot of pressure on the natural environment, threatening our planet’s limited resources. The need for more green investments is now. On...

Historic Valley Reborn

The Jiu Valley, Romania’s former largest coal mining area, is now defined by wonderful landscapes, an exceptional river basin, and ancient history and culture. Jiu Valley is an academic center with a techni...

A Story of Romanian Romance and Bliss

By Dana Tudose Tianu I meet with Isfahan and Violetta on a Wednesday morning in early July, at the Beans and Dots Café in Bucharest, next to Cismigiu Park. It is 11 am, school is out for the summer, and the...