Education

Art Safari – Double Anniversary

This year is an anniversary edition for Art Safari – 5th year for the considerable event open at George Enescu square until May 20, from 12:00 to 9:00 (on Saturday until midnight).     It...

Romanian Renaissance

Lawyer by day, premium vineyard manager also by day, ambassador for Romanian wine 24/7, children’s book writer by night (mostly), mother of two small boys also 24/7, enthusiastic and energetic promoter of readi...

Off to a Flying Start

By Fiona Duţu Whether you call it pre-school, nursery, or pre-kindergarten – basically they all mean something similar depending on which country you find yourself in. The main idea is of a “mini-school” esp...

Saving Buildings From Demolition During the Regime

It must be startling to look out of your window and see a centuries-old church rolling by. Even more so if you are in communist Romania in the 1980s, where news is controlled and everyday items rationed. And ...

Urban Explorer

  By Paul Page     Having arrived in Cluj-Napoca in the oh-so-hot month of July, 2017, for my new Headship post at the Royal School in Transylvania, I was utterly confused by the immensely rich dicho...