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Books and libraries in Bucharest

 Bucharest is a city of books. There are many libraries and kiosks from where you can buy books but for the latest releases, special albums, technical books, E-books, English books or music you have to go the the best libraries in town. Here are my top five spots. Carturesti Verona, a place with a fairytale atmosphere. It is more than a library, it became an institution for cultural events, a great place where to find original gift ideas, shelves full of books, good music, flavored…

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Where to find art galleries in Bucharest

At first glance, you wouldn’t think of Bucharest as an artistic city but actually, this is one of the things we have to be proud. The art scene is growing year after year. There are classical art galleries, unconventional ones, contemporary…you name it! Here are my favorite art spots in town.

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Bucharest shopping

Upon your arrival in Bucharest, you may be hoping to take advantage of this European city and the offers brings. And, indeed, you can! But it’s not that simple. Finding something that fits can be a challenge, even to the bravest shopper.

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Underground, alternative places in Bucharest

When talking about going out, Bucharest has two completely faces. One is very fancy and posh and the other one is artistic, eclectic, lets say an underground face.
So, if you want to spend your time in creative, alternative places, here’s where you should be

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Where to cool down in Bucharest- nicest swimming pools

Bucharest is a big city that can be very hot in the summer. Most of the people run to a swimming pool during the day so if you don’t see too many people on the street during the day, here’s were you can find them.

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Major festivals in Bucharest

Bucharest can be a city of music, urban art and culture. From spring until autumn, there are plenty events to choose from. If you want to catch a festival, here are a few suggestions so you can plan you trip to Bucharest.

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Shopping in Piata Romana

Piata Romana has many shopping stores to choose from. Around Ase and Magheru Boulevard you can see many shops bu I made a selection with the special and hidden ones.

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What to drink in Romania? – must have local drinks.

Romanians are well known for producing and consuming lots of drinks. Get an idea of their best drinks and make sure you test them.

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Where to eat fish and sea food in Bucharest

Although Bucharest is not a sea town, fish and sea food can be found in many places across town. I’m gonna talk about places to eat local sweet and salted water fish & mediterranean fish and sea food.

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