Category Archives: Outside Bucharest

Snagov lake

Snagov lake, 30 min away from Bucharest.

Snagov is a commune, located 40 km north of Bucharest, composed of five villages: Ghermanesti, Ciofliceni, Snagov Sat, Vladiceasca and Tancabesti. Snagov has always been a popular holiday resort, many villas beening built on the shores of Snagov lake by the wealthy people of Bucharest Snagov village was built around the Snagov monastery, founded in the late 14th century on an island in Snagov Lake, about 2 km north of Snagov village. It is supposed that the tomb of ” Count Dracula”, Vlad III Dracula, is in…

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summer-festivals

Summer music festivals outside Bucharest

There are a few reasons that is worth driving for more then five ours or just take an one hour domestic flight. Here are a few annual music festivals across Romania. A music get away is always fun, relaxing and giving you the chance of meeting new people. Garana Jazz Festival, takes place every year since 1997 in July or August, in the Garana Village (150 km by car from Timisoara airport.It is a magical place, hidden in the heart of the Western Carpathians. The…

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1st May

1st of May by the sea. Party and music festival

The time when you should head to the coast! Bucharest is the city of music, culture and festivals except for the 1st of May. On the first of May everything moves to the seaside for four crazy day&night non stop party. There are two seaside resorts to choose from. One is Mamaia ( the cool, fancy seaside resort) and Vama Veche, (the Hippie, Rock- Punk Seaside Resort) . Mamaia host the biggest club parties and music festivals in that period. The hip clubs like Frattelli,…

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