Feast on Moonlight Breakfast

I was first told about Moonlight Breakfast by my daughter’s classmate’s mum - great how these things work - and went to see them last year at a Full Moon gig where I was suitably impressed. They have a fresh so...

Sibiu is Transylvania at its best and most accessible

As the sun casts shadows around the lively, yet relaxed Piata Mica square in the centre of Sibiu, a barman at NOD — a trendy cafe-come-bar — brings out a strong, locally-brewed 1717 beer in a 750ml champagne bo...

Short term gain, long term pain?

Romania’s economy has been riding high for the last couple of years, buoyed by tax cuts and pay rises for public sector workers. The populist measures, most of them adopted in the run-up to the December 2016 ge...

Sweden opens a Honorary Consulate in Cluj Napoca

Sweden opened its second consulate in Romania, after Timisoara, to cater to the needs of large number of Swedish citizens and businesses in Transylvania area. The official opening was celebrated on 6th of June,...

Greek Festival in Bucharest

Pullman Bucharest hosted the 1st edition of the Greek Festival, between June 12th-18th. The festival highlighted the Peloponnese gastronomy, culture and traditions, within a full week of events with food specia...

Sweden invites you to NexT International Film Festival

“Sweden invites you again to movie, this time at the 11th edition of the NexT International Film Festival, between 22nd and 26th of June. The festival gathers the latest and most innovative shorts from around ...

Weeds and cholesterol

Arabella McIntyre-Brown celebrates an English table in Transylvania The Romanian foodscape has changed beyond recognition in the last decade. What’s now available in shops, hotels and eateries defies belief ...

Of Fairy Tales, Horror Stories and Cartoon Adventurers

John McConnico is an American Pulitzer Prize and World Press Photo award-winning photojournalist. McConnico has spent the last 25 years as a wire service photographer and photo editor. He has worked in over 90 ...

Romania’s Musical Heartbeat – Cluj Napoca

Increasingly, people are investing more and more time and money in experiences, as opposed to material things. Enjoying life, discovering new places, travelling, going to live concerts and listening to music ar...