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· June, 2006

Stories about Romania from June, 2006

Romania: Recycling

Andy H of Csikszereda Musings writes about recycling in Romania, something that, at first, doesn't seem to exist.

Romania: Getting a British Visa

Andy H of Csikszereda Musings reports on what it takes for a Romanian to get a British visa.

Romania: Plans To Withdraw From Iraq

Doug Muir of A Fistful of Euros writes that the Romanian PM plans to withdraw the Romanian battalion – 900 soldiers, the 5th largest coalition member – from Iraq.

Romania: Sibiu and Currency Exchange Scam

Andy H of Csikszereda Musings writes about Sibiu, his “least favourite place in Transylvania,” and a common currency exchange scam he got into while there.

Romania: Car Accident Injustice

Andy H of Csikszereda Musings writes about a car accident in rural Romania – and how he was blamed for it unjustly: only because he is a foreigner, he thinks.

Romania: Homophobia and Gay Rights

Cristian of Owlspotting posts a candid reflection on homophobia and gay rights in Romania: “If “Will and Grace” was a Romanian sit-com, Will would either be spending a lot of...

Romania: The Annual Days of Brasov

Romerican writes about and posts pictures of the “annual weekend of city pride”: the Days of Brasov.

Romania: Streetcleaners in Brasov

Romerican writes on a dilemma he was faced with after a brief encounter with a family of friendly Roma streetcleaners in Brasov, Romania.

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