Category: Bucharest

Cișmigiu Gardens, Bucharest

I have no idea why Cișmigiu Gardens, Bucharest (Parcul Cișmigiu) is my favourite park in Romania. Maybe it is because I`ve lived in the neighbourhood for a long time. Whenever I can find time, it is a...

Bucharest Christmas Market

Bucharest Christmas Market is not one of these traditional European christmas markets, but definitely it will be one of them. It`s been only 4 years since Bucharest keeps the tradition of having a christmas...

New Years Eve 2015 in Bucharest

– 25 degrees. Dear friends. Transylvania. Old city. Older blocks. Oldest mansions. Biggest palace. Ursus. Ciuc. Timisoreana. Heineken. Paulaner. Edelweiss. Hanul Manuc   Lenin. Loredana- Apa.   Vin fiert and sausages. Bazaar. La multi...

Christmas 2015 in Bucharest

I would like to wish everyone a deserved new year. A year with a bit more justice, a bit less bombs, a bit more peace, a bit less child deaths, a bit more health,...

Mini Bucharest Tour

Bucharest has preserved areas which survived after the communist regime. These areas contain buildings, stores, walls, parks, gardens, etc. They were protected to be turned into ugly grey communist blocks. And some of them...

Aqualung My Friend

After 2008, June 6 Istanbul concert, it was pleasure to welcome a much older Ian Anderson with his new band here in Bucharest. Even his voice started to become cracked (he is just sweet 67...

Die Deutschen Sind in Bukarest

I enjoy the concerts in Bucharest. There are big concert avenues available and the organisations are quite successful. It`s not a band that I musically enjoy that much, but I must admit that they...

Hard Rock Cafe Bucharest

When it comes to service, one who lives in Romania knows how it goes. I shared my initial experiences in this post, Das Kapital two years ago and nothing much has changed. But, as...

Herastrau Park, Bucharest

For the ones who are asking what to do in Bucharest, one of my few suggestions would be having a walk in the park. It has amazing parks like Herastrau, Cismigiu, Tineretului, Titan and...

Craciun fericit for Ceausescus

There were just a few short stories that I listened from my olders about Ceausescu. Then I had chance to find out more about him when I was reading about signicifant 20th century leaders. And...

Palatul Mogosoaia

Mogosoaia is another just outside bucharest town where surprisingly was quite crowded. It’s 10 mins away from bucharest on the north. I continue to appreciate romanians who have kept all these green & blue...

Zilele Bucureştiului, 550

It s been 550 years since bucharest has been founded and even most Romanians complain, i still think this city has a bit of european way of comfort, art, history and so on. Today...

Str. George Enescu @7 a.m.

This street takes its name from composer, george enescu. Currently there s an international classical music festival in honor of him as well. I don’t know why i like this street so much, maybe...

Dorobanti on mobile

This is my first trial of mobile blogging,that i ve had an appetite for real time trippie blogging for a long time. As I am located in Bucharest, Romania, you will have an introduction...

Personal Jesus

One of the greatest part of trippies is having unexpected conversations with random people. During my trips, I have had such memories that I would probably never ever forget. But still better to keep...

Monkey Business : Bucharest Zoo

I have liked visiting zoos since my childhood. Despite the bad conditions of most, these places are converging the urban life with the nature and wild life. Among all the zoos I have visited...