Our travel guides, travel tips, and articles for Romania, written based on personal research and experience. We stayed in Romania for three months recently, backpacking and slowly traveling from Bucharest, to Brasov, and into Sibiu. Our guides are designed for backpackers looking to travel across Romania, budget travelers, digital nomads, and people who enjoy slow travel in general.

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6 Incredible Countries You Need to Visit in 2023

Are you planning to travel in 2023 but haven’t yet decided where to go? Let us help! In the past eight years we have traveled through 50 countries on 4…

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What Are the Best Cities in Europe to Visit? – 35 Great European Destinations

“What are the best cities in Europe to visit?” We get this question very often. All the time, really. So, we decided to write a mega guide to our favorite…

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5 Things to Do in Bucharest to Get the Most Out of Your Visit

While it’s not close to being the most popular urban destination in Europe there are a ton of things to do in Bucharest. Welcome to Bucharest, the capital of resplendent…

13 Photos That Prove Romania is Magical

Rich with history, brimming with ambiance, and unspoiled by mass tourism, Romania is beyond photogenic. It is simply beautiful. And often magical. We were so impressed by the rugged charm we…

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Things to Do In Brasov – Exploring Transylvania, Romania

There are many things to do in Brasov, especially if you have a fondness for exploring historic towns. We certainly do. Our second stop in Romania was the historic, and…

Should You Visit Romania? 7 Reasons Why YES is the Answer!

Should you visit Romania? Uhhh, yes!  Home to a deeply diverse landscape, rich with history, and unspoiled by mass tourism Romania is a country every traveler needs to visit. And…

Things to Do in Sibiu – Exploring Transylvania, Romania

If you love exploring crooked cobblestone alley ways and ancient churches you will find plenty of things to do in Sibiu. But that’s not all that there is to do…

The Crumbling Beauty of Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest, Romania. Imagine a city that tells a story without saying a word, a city that lets its structures narrate a history fraught with ambition, upheaval, violent oppression, and reclamation….

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Bucharest on a Budget – An Affordable Travel Guide

  Vibrant and atmospheric, Bucharest is also a very budget friendly travel destination. How much do you know about Romania? Probably about the same as we did before we came…

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The Complete Guide to Portile de Fier Natural Park, Romania

Exploring¬† Portile de Fier (Iron Gates) Natural Park, Romania Portile de Fier Natural Park, or Iron Gates Park, is a hidden Romanian treasure that very few outsiders ever get to…