Entries by CorinaMarcuti

Timisoara’s 100th Anniversary

Timisoara celebrates its “anniversary” on August 3rd every year. This date has been chosen because it marks the date when the city officially became part of the Romanian state, in 1919. This year will mark Timisoara’s 100th anniversary and the City Hall has prepared some events to celebrate it.   Bits of history: Timisoara in […]

A trip on the Oravita-Anina Railway

Timisoara is located in the plains of Western Romania, but you can reach the nearby mountains in just a 2-3 hour drive. An alternative way to see these beautiful mountains is by taking a train – more specifically, the one running on the Oravita-Anina railway in Caras-Severin country, the oldest mountain railway in S-E Europe. […]

Fest FDR 2019 – Outdoor Theatre Events

If you enjoy going to the theatre or watching contemporary circus performances, you are going to love this event: FEST Outdoor 2019. A big part of FEST-FDR 2019, is going to take place between June 13th and 18th, in front of the National Theatre in Timisoara. Here’s what you should know about this series of […]

Timisoara Craft Beer Festival 2019

A young and tasty (but also alcoholic) festival coming soon! We are talking about Timisoara Craft Beer Festival 2019, which will take place between June 14th and 16th in Parcul Rozelor in Timisora (a.k.a. “the rose park”). What can you expect from the second edition of Timisoara Craft Beer Festival (TmCBF)? Craft beer, street food, […]

PRIDE Week TM – Timisoara Pride Week 2019

A “pride” event is an event dedicated to the LGBTQ+ community and its fight for rights and ending the stigma surrounding the community – hence, the the name of “pride”. Pride parades are probably the most notorious kind of events – annual celebrations in many countries, taboo in others. While Romania has a very short […]

Do (E.)U. Travel? Tourism & the European elections

The fate of Europe might change on May 26th. This may sound dramatic – and it essentially is. On May 26th Romanians will vote for their representatives in the European Parliament. Here is what you should about voting and where you can vote in Timisoara.    Why does voting matter? The long answer: Voting is any […]

Heritage of Timisoara 2019: the parks in Elisabetin

One of the “hottest” projects in Timisoara is around the corner! We are of course talking about Heritage of Timisoara – in short, HoT. The first event in 2019 takes place on May 11th and we are here to tell you why you should attend. What is Heritage of Timisoara? Heritage of Timisoara is a […]

Timisoara Jazz Festival – JazzTM 2019

Winter is over, the trees are blooming, birds are chirping and we are getting ready for a new season of outdoor events. And what better outdoor event that a music festival?! Introducing JazzTM 2019. One of the best music festivals in Timisoara In case you are not very familiar with Timisoara, you should know that […]

What’s the deal with the lightning in Timisoara?

Our city has been struck by lightning(s). Starting Monday, March 18th, mysterious flashes of lightning have started striking various parts of the city. If you were confused about the sudden burst of lights in your neighborhood, worry not: it is all part of “The Lightning Project”, a project developed by BEGA as part of the […]

Yoga in Timisoara: The Yoga Venue

“Mens sana in corpore sano”, they say. When it comes to fitness, the locals and visitors in our city have plenty of options to choose from – from traditional gyms to dedicated yoga and pilates studios. And the latter choice has become quite popular in recent years. So here is a recommendation for those who […]