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If It Makes You Happy Just Do It!

By Dana Tudose-Tianu Make Kaleidoscopes at one of Veronica Soare’s workshops There aren’t too many people in the vast world of Bucharest culture who haven’t heard of Veronica Soare and her fundrais...

The Ever Changing Legacy of Văcărești

By David McLean Shoup For the average weekend tourist in Bucharest, Văcărești Park is a hidden gem tucked away off the beaten path. But to make the walk along the southern bend of the Dambovița River and up ...

The Tailor, the Architect, the Lawyer

Dana Tudose-Tianu spoke with three Bucharest-born professionals who practice the same trade as one or both of their parents. She looked at the reasons behind the interviewees’ decision to choose the same career...

The Land Where the Buffalo Roam

By Douglas Williams About an hour’s drive south east of Brasov, off of road 10 heading south east towards Buzau lies a charmingly quaint and impeccably kept corner of Romania known as Vama Buzaului. It’s a m...

The Tailor’s Granddaughter

February 15, 2019 I fall in love with people and buildings and books My Singer is old, but precise. I pedal and sew, with words concise Over their hearts and minds and looks.   The needl...

Locally Produced, Internationally Enjoyed

By Douglas Williams Not many of us here in Bucharest relaxing in front of an HBO or Netflix series are aware that crucial components of programmes being watched are actually created right here in the Romania...

Caring is Sharing

Meet the Nod Makerspace people: Ruxandra Creoșteanu, Co-CEO of Nod Makerspace   Ruxandra has been a member of Nod Makerspace since it's very beginning in 2015 after getting in touch with the co-f...

Rivers of Black Crossing Dusk Skies

by Arabella McIntyre-Brown For city dwellers, one of the magnificent natural spectacles in winter is the streaming of crows across the urban sunset, as hundreds, even thousands of shrieking birds fly to thei...

A Statement of Intent

by Anda Ene Laura Rotileanu is an entrepreneur as she started a travel agency when she was only 25 year old. She is also a beauty seeker and a beauty creator and 6 years ago, she started to design and soon a...

Art Attack

Muzeul de artă recentă (MARe)                                          By Giles Eldridge MARe is a major new museum in Bucharest and at just a few months old, it has already proved itself to be a remarkab...