Romania – Great Union Day in Alba Iulia

Romania – Great Union Day in Alba Iulia

We, as Romanians, every year on December 1st we celebrate the national day. Also called the Unification Day, it commemorates the assembly of the delegates of ethnic Romanians held in Alba Iulia, which declared the Union of Transylvania with Romania in 1918. This year we celebrated 99 years since the Romania Revolution.

Travel Agency vs. Self Booking

Travel Agency vs. Self Booking

When planning a vacation, there is always the same question: “Am I going to plan everything by myself or should I book through a travel agency?” Well, this depends on multiple factors that you need to think of before every trip. We strongly advise you to choose whatever option is the most convenient for you. This represents all the information we gathered from our previous trips.

Iceland – Going sightseeing in the Southern Region

Iceland – Going sightseeing in the Southern Region

The Southern Region of Iceland covers a wide range of landmarks for every type of traveler. Commonly known as the region where the ice meets fire, it contains from glacier lagoons and icebergs, to lava fields and hot spring eruptions. Every landscape we have witness at, there was always present an impressive waterfall. Most of the landmarks are situated in the proximity of the main road.

Iceland – Wandering through the Northern region

Iceland – Wandering through the Northern region

The Northern region of Iceland isn’t very popular among tourists, due to long distance and sometimes difficult accessibility to the top sights. But this hasn’t been an obstacle to us! The Northern region is slightly different from the South and contains one of a kind attractions shaped on the nature’s playground. Most of the sights look unreal and absolutely not from Earth.

Iceland – How to get along with the Vikings

Iceland – How to get along with the Vikings

Before deciding to go to Iceland for 10 months, the only things we knew about this country were that struggling with the strong wind is the main sport there, Vikings discovered the island first and that volcano with a complicated name erupted in 2010 and postponed all the continental flights across Europe. Curious to see how we “survived”?

Iceland – Golden Circle & surroundings

Iceland – Golden Circle & surroundings

The Golden Circle is the most popular tour for tourists willing to visit the Southern region of Iceland. It mainly includes Thingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal area and Gullfoss waterfall. We were there several times during our 10 months stay in Iceland and we could visit them and the nearby sights both in winter and summer season.

Into the Balkans – Exploring the Adriatic coast

Into the Balkans – Exploring the Adriatic coast

This is a travel itinerary of 10 days into the Balkans where we visited the entire coast of Montenegro, areas around Dubrovnik and the highlights of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Because of bad flight connections from Romania, we traveled by our own car for a total of approx. 2000 kilometers. In order to save some money, we spend our nights in camp sites and hostels.