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Old Bucharest

there are some...leftovers, remains of the good old days. you can find them here and there, should u look for them

People

first years in bucharest - i got tired and believed was getting dizzy only when seeing those thousands of people in the morning rush hour. In time i begun living it, then tasting it. From time to time, i even look for crowds, to fell as part of them.

Buc is fun

If you know where to look, and if u're relaxed....then you'll have a lot of fun in here. just look around!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:away from the large boulevards
  • Cons:no lookout point for panoramic views
  • In a nutshell:former "petit-Paris", now a large bazaar
  • Intro Updated Aug 18, 2006
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  • timada's Profile Photo
    Sep 15, 2008 at 12:13 PM

    another little visit to our capital from...my computer ...greetings from Constantza !

  • IanMacPhail's Profile Photo
    Jun 29, 2008 at 6:24 AM

    Love your tips! I keep in touch with a lovely prof from the Uni of Buc whom I met through work and I couldn`t imagine all this rudeness. :-)

  • littlesam1's Profile Photo
    Mar 26, 2008 at 8:41 AM

    Fascinating page. I have had desire to seee Bucharest for many years. I have a real fascination with Romania. Maybe I will get there in 2009.

  • Malopolanin2006's Profile Photo
    Dec 20, 2007 at 3:36 PM

    A few new details within your page. I remember Bucarest since early 90s. It had been just before Causescu fell down.

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    Sep 30, 2007 at 7:34 AM

    Not only your local custom tips are interesting, but also many other tips are helpful for my upcoming trip to Romania. Keep up the good work. I am looking forward to meeting you.

  • Tijavi's Profile Photo
    Aug 27, 2007 at 10:42 AM

    Thank you, Joseph! That was one quick Gooogling :-)))

  • Belsaita's Profile Photo
    Aug 27, 2007 at 5:25 AM

    Great tips, thanks for sharing!! Espcially the ones about local customs :) I've to visit Bucuresti for business next month, and I'll extend the visit a couple of days... I was there on 1987, I'm sure it's a lot different now! Regards from Barcelona, Isa

  • Lunaina's Profile Photo
    Jul 14, 2007 at 12:13 AM

    great pictures, good tips, Bucharest looks interesting!! Your other pages look great too!!!

  • poutza's Profile Photo
    Apr 27, 2007 at 9:45 AM

    Frumos, imi place; ai spirit de observatie si o ironie fina. Nu te lasa! P.S. Cum Dumnezeu ai ajuns in Nepal?!

  • Fam.Rauca's Profile Photo
    Apr 26, 2007 at 10:39 PM

    Interesante comentare...Raspunsul la intrebarea "de ce?" trebuie sa-l cautam in firea noastra umana, oriunde am fi in lume. Nu numai in Bucuresti, exista oameni si oameni... Imi plac foarte mult pozele tale! Gabriela

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