As I wrote in a previous article, from Bucharest you can easily reach several mountain resorts in the Valea Prahovei area, one of which is the small mountain town of Bușteni. This 18th century settlement is very popular with tourists especially for the beautiful natural setting and the great hiking and sports activities available.
In Brașov county you will find some of Romania’s nicest destinations, such as medieval towns and villages, or mountain resorts for winter sports. The two places I will be writing about in this post are close to each other and well connected with Brașov, so you can easily plan a trip to include all three, with accommodation… Citește mai mult Discover Romania: Bran and Râșnov
So you’ve picked Romania for your holiday destination, and probably landed in Bucharest, where you booked some kind of accommodation. Maybe you’re staying for more than a weekend, and are considering getting out of the capital and discovering other places. The good news is that from Bucharest you can pick a number of nice destinations in Romania,… Citește mai mult Discover Romania: Sinaia, summer residence of royalty