A quarter century after the fall of Ceausescu, there are still many institutions and orphanages throughout Romania.
Posts Tagged: romania
Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu’s “urban renewal” ripped the heart out of Bucharest .
Romanian poet George Bacovia observed that Romania is a sad country, but one full of humor.
Many of the citizens of Transylvania in Romania are of Hungarian descent and speak Hungarian.
Unlike Poland, Hungary or Yugoslavia, Romania saw no critical socialist movement emerge in response to the orthodox Communists in power.
How chance encounters with pimps, prostitutes, and black marketeers make unplanned travels worthwhile.