Month: September 2018

Hiking in October in Romania

Beautiful hiking destinations in October

Hiking in Romania in October? There are many beautiful destinations for hiking in October in Romania. Some of our favorites include Ciucas Mountains, Bran area, Bucegi Mountains, Piatra Craiului National Park. One can enjoy hiking and photography in the kingdom of crisp autumn colors. Autumn can also bring foggy days and so the hiking and …

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Travelling in Maramures and Transylvania

Travelling in Maramures and Transylvania are two different experiences. Maramures is like a vivid museum, where one can observe people doing their daily chores, or building haystacks, or brewing the strong plum brandy (palinka). One can also visit craftsmen who make traditional Maramures hats (clop), or impressive wooden gates. Maramures is also a great place …

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Hiking equipment for a winter tour in the mountains in Romania

The hiking equipment for winter in Romania is something really important to consider. Winters here can be really hard, with deep snow (1 m or 2 m or more), icy trails, very low temperatures (the minimum can be – 30 celsius). The list for required equipment is: good winter boots very warm winterpants thermals gloves …

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