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Exhibition with oldest cave paintings in Central Europe, discovered in Coliboaia Cave

Exhibition with oldest cave paintings in Central Europe, discovered in Coliboaia Cave

The Paleolithic cave paintings unearthed in Coliboaia Cave, the oldest in Central Europe, along with the history of their discovery, were displayed this week for the first time in an… Read more »

Romanian blast furnace used to make Eiffel Tower cast iron to be rehabilitated

Romanian blast furnace used to make Eiffel Tower cast iron to be rehabilitated

The blast furnace from the village of Govajdie, the western Hunedoara county, famous for having made the cast iron needed to make several strength elements of the Paris Eiffel Tower… Read more »

Several caves in western part of country, closed in order to protect bat colonies

Several caves in western part of country, closed in order to protect bat colonies

A number of fifteen caves in the western part of the country, in Bihor, Alba and Cluj counties, will be closed based a European funded project, in order to preserve… Read more »

National Museum of Romania’s History launches online project ImagoRomaniae

National Museum of Romania’s History launches online project ImagoRomaniae

The National Museum of Romania’s History (MNIR) launched the online project titled ‘ImagoRomaniae,’ managing director Ernest Oberlander-Tarnoveanu, PhD, and numerous guests attending. ‘It is a present we are giving our… Read more »

Aqua Park in Baile Herculane, from 2012

Aqua Park in Baile Herculane, from 2012

The city hall of Baile Herculane (south-western Romania) promote the building project of an Aqua Park, the works being scheduled to begin in 2012, vice mayor Ionut Lalescu told Agerpres…. Read more »

Jan – Sept foreign tourists arrivals to Romania up 12.6 pct

Jan – Sept foreign tourists arrivals to Romania up 12.6 pct

The Danube Delta bounces back to the leading position among local travel destinations, having recorded the greatest rise in the number of foreign tourists, while spa resorts were highest in… Read more »

State spends €17m on ski infrastructure projects this year

State spends €17m on ski infrastructure projects this year

Romania has spent almost 73m lei on ten ski infrastructure projects this year and over 103m lei in 2010, according to data of the Transports Ministry. The most expensive ski… Read more »

‘Romantic Romania unlikely celebrity hotspot’

‘Romantic Romania unlikely celebrity hotspot’

British journalist Nick Maes notes in an article published by Daily Mail that he felt he had gone back 100 years when he visited Romania. Against expectations, the journalist’s saying… Read more »

Romania’s only street of medieval craftsmen in Sibiu

Romania’s only street of medieval craftsmen in Sibiu

The thousands of foreign tourists visiting Sibiu (central Romania) this summer declare themselves fascinated by a unique view in Romania in this period: a remote street, with defensive towers 600… Read more »

New touristic slogan: Europe is younger in Bucharest

New touristic slogan: Europe is younger in Bucharest

Détente Consultations, which is advising the Ministry of Development and Tourism on a tourism marketing plan, Monday unveiled a new slogan for tourism in the capital: ‘Europe is younger in… Read more »