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Baby Boomer Guide to Bucharest: Romania’s “Little Paris”

I had imagined Bucharest as a kind of transition place…. a couple of days as my jumping off place to where I really wanted to go in Romania – Transylvania.  And as my driver left the airport, we passed a multitude of utilitarian-looking communist bloc apartment buildings, and I felt more-or-less resigned to spending an […]

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Transfăgărășan: The World’s Best Road Trip

Romania’s Transfagarasan winds through the Fagaras Mountains, part of the Carpathian Mountain Range that connects Transylvania to Wallachia via a shocking series of white-knuckle hairpin turns and sharp descents. The 56-mile path climbs to an altitude of 6,699 feet, slinking past stunning outlooks of lake, waterfalls, and a dam. After our initial arrival and two […]

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Is Romania Europe’s Prettiest Country? It Just Might Be.

Enchanting town plazas that date back to medieval times, rolling hills as far as the eye can see, castles cloaked in the mystery of Count Dracula, craggy mountain vistas, and a seemingly infinite array of fortresses and churches. And don’t forget the Transfăgărășan – arguably the most spectacular road in the world. Romania’s natural beauty […]

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Travel Romania with JayWay Travel

Travel Planners Radio Show Internationally syndicated on the GAB Radio Network with Kevin & Sue McCarthy Broadcast on 1590 WCGO 7/29/17   Romania is a breathtakingly gorgeous country, full of vitality, natural beauty, festivals, great food, and very few lingering signs of the former communist takeover. Listen to these two short radio interviews and be prepared….you’ll […]

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