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Living in Central Bucharest

An area by area description of the areas in Central Bucharest

Find a home in any city in Romania (Bucharest, Brasov, Cluj etc)

It can be an overwhelming and even scary prospect. Let me short cut that anxiety by sharing 16 years experience with you, as an...

Moving to Bucharest toolkit – everything you need to know to get settled

This is the definitive one-stop-shop guide for ex-pats, re-pats and Romanians moving to Bucharest. Everything you might wish to know from where to live,...

Best/ most popular locations to rent in Bucharest according by votes…

Below is a poll conducted on the main expat groups on Facebook, showing the popularity of each area. The poll was shared with at...
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Renting costs in Bucharest – by area, updated Oct 2018

Please like and share this article (foreword: The following guide is a work in progress and covers the areas of central & northern Bucharest mainly,...

New to Bucharest & looking for a social network?

It can be a daunting place on first impressions, but you will be pleased to know, Romania is a very safe country in the...

Paying too much rent? try our Rent-Right Service to re-negotiate the best deal

Many people suffer from, or feel they are suffering from paying too much rent. But there is a simple method to check. In Romania,...

How to navigate Public Transport in Bucharest / Brasov

How to find your way around on Public Transport in almost any Romanian city or town. There is a little known, but completely invaluable function...

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

English: Top reasons to live here: Close to center of the city but lower rents Leafy neighborhood, safe and clean Best parks, restaurants and cafes ...

Moving to Alba Iulia Square area -What’s it like to live here?

English: Top reasons to live here: Numerous cafes and restaurants Close to Piata Unirii Clean and good neighborhood for living. Decebal – Piata Alba Iulia is...
Renting costs in Bucharest - by area

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

English: Top reasons to live here: Multiple transportation lines Central area Close to: Historical Center, parks, commercial area, schools, metro station Unirii Square is located in...

How Bucharest looked in 1990 after Communism

În 1990, japonezul Norihiro Haruta venea la București să vadă cum arată capitala unei țări proaspăt ieșită din lagărul socialist. Japonezul nu a prins în clișeele...