Entries by CorinaMarcuti

December Concerts @Reflektor Venue

December is here and everybody is getting ready to enjoy “the most wonderful time of the year”! While we’re all busy making plans for New Year’s Eve or planning Christmas shopping, we still have some time left to just go out and enjoy good music.   If you are a music lover, you probably love […]

Timisoara Christmas Market 2018

It’s almost that time of the year again! It is getting colder, the first snowflakes have dropped and we are all getting ready for the festive season! From our experience, the Timisoara Christmas Market 2018 is going to be our city’s main tourist attraction for the following month, so if you are in town this […]

Timisoara Vaporetto: water transport on the Bega

You may have already heard that Timisoara is the only city in Romania that offers public water transport on the Bega. This kind of public transport is available from spring until late autumn, as long as the weather is still pleasant If you are curious to know how you can explore the city via the […]

November Concerts in Timisoara @Reflektor Venue

The summer might be over, but that doesn’t mean we are planning to go into hibernation mode here in Timisoara. On the contrary. The days are getting colder, shorter and darker, but that gives us the perfect motivation to spend our evening surrounded by nice people and good music. What better way to keep warm […]

Is the Bigar waterfall in Romania worth the trip?

If you turn to Google to ask about “Bigar waterfall”, you’re going to read a lot of positive things about it, like “the most beautiful waterfall in the world” or “most amazing waterfall in the world”. And since you are already traveling in western Romania, you might just go see it, right?! Well, we’re here […]

Electroruga de Buzad: Electronic music + local traditions

We’ve written about the Romanian “ruga” and its reinterpretation in the event Electroruga de Buzad before. With this event coming up on the 1st and 2nd of September in the nearby village of Buzad, it’s time to have a look at the schedule, activities and main artists. The Herbalizer, MC Xander, JFB are only a […]

Baroque Urban – Contemporary art in Timisoara

Art lovers, this article is for you! As a multicultural city and a future European capital of culture, Timisoara has a very active art scene. One of the biggest contemporary art events in our city is  Baroque || Urban, which will host its third edition this year, between August 15th and October 15th.   About […]

Vegetarian Restaurants in Timisoara

  Where to eat in Timisoara? We have written about that before and, since Timisoara has so many pubs and restaurants, we plan to keep on writing about the places that we discover in the city. But sometimes general recommendations are not enough. If you are vegan or vegetarian, “regular” restaurants can be limiting.   […]

The Romanian “ruga” between tradition and modernity

Romania is rich in folklore and traditions. However, most of those who travel to Romania’s big cities aren’t aware of the folktales and traditions embedded in the country’s culture. That’s probably because most traditions have been born in the countryside and are not that strong in urban Romania.   Reviving Romanian traditions But in recent […]

Nature meets Jazz at Gărâna Jazz Festival

If you love jazz and nature and are also visiting Romania in mid-July, you can’t possibly miss Garana Jazz festival! It’s one of the biggest open-air jazz festivals in Central and Eastern Europe and it’s happening just two hours away from Timisoara! That’s why it is one of the most popular music festivals in our […]