Romania – Bucharest/South (Craiova, Ploieşti, Călăraşi, Slatina)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Monastery of Horezu
 Tentative WHS
  • Eglises byzantines et post-byzantines de Curtea de Arges (01/03/1991)
  • L'ensemble monumental de Tirgu Jiu (01/03/1991)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Bucharest Centre Architectural Ensemble
  • Cantacuzino Castle, Busteni
  • Peles Castle
  • Sphinx and Babele, Bucegi Mountains
 World Capitals
  • Bucharest
 Islands
  • Balta Ialomiței
  • Ostrovul Mare
 Borders
  • Bulgaria-Romania
  • Romania (sea border/port/river)
  • Romania-Serbia
 European Cities
  • Bucharest
  • Călărași
  • Craiova
  • Drobeta-Turnu-Severin
  • Giurgiu
  • Pitești
  • Ploiesti
  • Ramnicu Valcea
  • Slatina
  • Targoviste
  • Târgu Jiu
 Villages and Small Towns
  • Palilula
  • Polivragi
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Bucharest
  • Craiova
 Airports
  • Bucharest (OTP)
  • Craiova (CRA)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Blue Arrow (Sageata Albastra) train services
  • Bucharest Metro
  • Bucharest Tram
  • Bușteni Cable car
  • Craiova Trams
  • Gara de Nord, Bucharest
  • Ploiești Trams
  • Romania Intercity Railway Experience
  • Telecabina Sinaia
  • Transylvania/Danube routes (Sinaia-Sighisoara etc.)
 Museums
  • Bucharest: Dimitrie Leonida Technical Museum
  • Bucharest: Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History
  • Bucharest: Jewish Museum
  • Bucharest: Museum of the National Bank or Romania
  • Bucharest: Museum of the Romanian Peasant
  • Bucharest: National Military Museum
  • Bucharest: National Museum of Art of Romania
  • Bucharest: National Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Bucharest: National Museum of Romanian History
  • Busteni: Muzeul Memorial Cezar Petrescu
  • Campulung: Muzeul de Etnografie
  • Craiova: Craiova Art Museum
  • Craiova: Museum of Oltenia
  • Pitești: Argeș County Museum
  • Ploiești: County Museum of History and Archeology
  • Ploiești: National Oil Museum
  • Ploiești: Prahova County Museum of Natural Sciences
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Bucharest: Filipescu-Cesianu House
  • Bucharest: Frederic and Cecilia Cuțescu-Storck Art Museum
  • Bucharest: George Bacovia Memorial House
  • Bucharest: Liviu and Fanny Rebreanu Memorial House
  • Bucharest: Theodor Pallady Museum
  • Bucharest: Tudor Arghezi Mărțișor Memorial House
  • Bucharest: Zambaccian Museum
  • Hobita: Constantin Brâncuşi House Museum
  • Ploiești: C.C. Dobrescu House
  • Ploiești: Muzeul Casa de Târgoveț Hagi Prodan
  • Ploiești: Nichita Stănescu Memorial House
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Bucharest: Cantacuzino Palace (George Enescu National Museum)
  • Bucharest: CEC Palace
  • Bucharest: Cotroceni Palace
  • Bucharest: Curtea Veche
  • Bucharest: Palace of Justice
  • Bucharest: Palace of the Parliament
  • Bucharest: Palatul Primaverii (Spring Palace)
  • Bucharest: Sutu Palace (Municipal Museum)
  • Căciulați: Ghica family Palace
  • Craiova: Administrative Palace
  • Mogoşoaia: Mogoşoaia Palace
  • Sinaia: Peles Castle
  • Sinaia: Pelișor Castle
 Religious Temples
  • Bucharest: Romanian Orthodox Patriarchal Cathedral
  • Bucharest: Stavropoleos Monastery
  • Craiova: Cathedral of Saint Demetrius
  • Curtea de Argeș: Curtea de Argeș Cathedral
  • Romanii de Jos: Horezu Monastery
  • Sinaia: Sinaia Monastery
 Modern Architecture Buildings
  • Bucharest: Bucharest Telephone Palace
  • Bucharest: The Palace of Parliament
 World of Nature
  • Buila-Vânturarița
 Festivals
  • Bucharest: Bucharest Photofest
  • Bucharest: EUROPAfest
  • Bucharest: George Enescu Festival
  • Bucharest: Outernational Days
  • Summer Well
 Experiences
  • Folk dancing (in village or local festival)
  • Martisor
  • Play Oină
  • Taste Mămăligă
  • Taste Sarma
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • ARCUB Gabroveni, Bucharest
  • Green Hours 22, Bucharest
 Zoos
  • Bucharest: Zoo Băneasa
 Botanical Gardens
  • Bucharest: The Botanical Garden
  • Craiova Botanical Garden
 Malls/Department Stores
  • Bucharest: AFI Cotroceni
  • Bucharest: Baneasa Shopping City Mall
 Markets
  • Bucharest: Piaţa Matache
  • Bucharest: Piaţa Obor
  • Bucharest: Valea Cascadelor
 Monuments
  • Bucharest: Memorial of Rebirth
  • Târgu Jiu: Brancusi's Endless Column Ensemble
 Open-Air Museums
  • Bucharest: Village Museum "Dimitrie Gusti"
 Aviation Museums
  • Bucharest: National Aviation Museum
 Vehicle Museums
  • Campulung: Romanian Automobile Museum
 The Dark Side
  • Bucharest: Ceausescu's grave
 Bizzarium
  • Bor: Decebal's Head
  • Bucharest: Romanian Kitsch Museum
2009 1850 Unirea Sfântă Synagogue and Jewish Museum
2009 Bucharest
Don't visit Bucharest during Orthodox Easter ;-)
Mildly Interesting
The Herculean baths
2009 1559 Curtea Veche Church, Bucharest
2009 view of Bucharest 'Champs', from 'Palace of the Parliament' terrace
Giurgiu, Romania
Sinaia Monastery
Nice 'Pub' in the Old Town