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Practical living in Romania

A discussion on all things related to where to live in Bucharest and Brasov, Romania, how to get around by transport, where to go out, whats on and so forth.

Vama Veche – a holiday with a difference

"We apologize for not providing accommodation for soup pots" By Adrian Gorpin -June 29, 2021
Revolut v transferwise

Wise (formerly Transferwise vs Revolut: Which Is Best in 2021?

With thanks to: The Poor Swiss dot Com (Disclosure: Some of the links below...
Burgler

Inside the mind of a home burgler

How to protect your rental apartment from theft/ burglary - A very insightful guide to have a bugler might work, and what...

Moving to Victoriei – Titulescu area – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Clean, safe and elegantly neighborhood Close to: transportation routes, metro station, parks, schools Large boulevards, green areas, bicycle lanes. Titulescu...

Moving to Pipera – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: New buildings and complexes of villas Large boulevards, easy access to city and airport Baneasa Forest Close to: Pipera...

Moving to 1 Mai-Domenii area – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to multiple transportation lines Cozy and safe neighborhood Easy access to: center of the city, office area from...

Moving to Herastrau – Nordului – What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to: best park and lake, best restaurants and cafes, High end living standards Clean, quiet and safety Close...

Moving to Aviatorilor – Kiseleff – What’s it like to live here?

ENGLISH: Top reasons to live here:· Premium & exclusive real estate area. Close to best parks, schools, restaurants. Green, quiet and clean area. Easy access...

Moving to Baneasa – Aviatiei – What’s it like to live here?

ENGLISH: Top reasons to live here: Large green areas and forest. Close to: schools, restaurants, mall, airport, metro station. New buildings after 1980 and 2000’s. ...

Earthquake preparedness tool kit

Heaven forbid the day should ever come but around the world, earthquakes appear very frequently, as the diagram below demonstrates.  When that happens, don’t...

How To Negotiate

https://youtu.be/6UIAQuTSeoY

Six very good reasons to move house!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jC8PGy6Pe90 Why I think you should move at least one time after you moved to Romania. Personally, I have...
White Mountain Blog

Cost of living in Bucharest compared to other EU capitals

The Bucharest daily cost of living, ie food, travel, accommodation, medical costs and so on, can be found HERE

Romanian Company Administrator’s Liability

Couetesy of the ever knowledgeable Hammond Law partners, Bucharest. We at Hammond-Partnership hope you are all well and safe. ...

The Ultimate Guide to moving to Bucharest – a relocation toolkit

Please like and or share, if you find this useful. This is the definitive one-stop-shop guide for ex-pats, re-pats and Romanians moving to Bucharest. Everything...

Best banks in Romania

Please give a LIKE if the post is helpful. According to a poll made on multiple Facebook groups for ex-pats & repats, these are the...

List of electric scooter rental services in Bucharest

Here it is a list of electric scooter rental services in Bucharest where you can pay with your bank card from the...

Which are the best areas to live in Bucharest, 2021

Please follow the Facebook link to see the Poll, which will show the up to date results of a survey of over...

Money saving in a pandemic – avoid becoming broke

As with any emergency situation, the first thing to do, evaluates your situation & identify what should, must and can be done. Identify your...