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An active tour in Romania: outdoor activities in Cerna Valley

Cerna Valley is a very beautiful area and one of Romania’s hidden gems. Located in the south west of the country, it is a place you must visit if you love nature. And there is plenty to do there for everybody: waterfalls, beautiful villages, mountains, rafting. You can also visit Timisoara, which is a 2 …

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Adventure in Romania: hiking in Fagaras Mountains

If you like hiking, Fagaras Mountains must be on your list. Fagaras are also called the Transylvanian Alps. From east to west Fagaras displays a long ridge of approximately 75 kilometres. The best time to hike here is from late May until late October. If you want to hike in Fagaras you can do it …

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Timisoara and the South West of Romania

We love Timisoara and the South West of Romania. Our tours there were very successful. Timisoara is a wonderful and vibrant city. Timisoara is the city where the spark of the 1989 Revolution was ignited. But then, the Revolution moved to Bucharest. With a population of roughly 300.000 people it is one of the largest …

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Travelling in Romania in January 2021

Travelling in Romania in January? Why not?. As soon as the snow covers the ground, we think about outdoor activities. And there are plenty to do: hiking, snowshoeing, village wandering, cultural experiences, family tours. Here’s some ideas about what to do in Romania in winter: https://outdooractivities.ro/winter-wonderland-in-romania/. The magical landscapes The snow creates a magical landscape. …

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What’s new in 2020 at Outdoor activities in Romania?

At Outdoor activities in Romania we come up with something new every year. We go in different areas of Romania and we discover new places to visit, interesting experiences and lovely people. As usual, our tours focus on nature, diversity, beauty and hidden gems. When you travel with us, you get a real treat: tours …

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Holiday in Maramureș in 2020

A holiday in Maramures, Romania, in 2020, is something to be considered. Maramures is a place where time stands still. An important historical region, close to the Ukrainean border, it preserved its traditional look over the centuries. There are plenty of websites where you can find good information. How do you get to Maramures? Start …

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Craftsmen in Maramures: the lady who makes traditional shirts

Looking for craftsmen in Maramures is not an easy task. Even for someone who speaks romanian, it might be difficult, let alone a foreigner. I was in Maramures recently on a tour. I was there with two ladies from Belgium and they wanted to meet some local craftsmen. Well, Maramures is a place where the …

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