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Diana, from Sri Lanka, now living in Dubai, was excited that Bucharest has old historical buildings Living In Dubai, Bucharest, Tour Guide, Sri Lanka, Diana, Buildings, Tours, Travel Guide

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Guided tours to Bucharest Bucharest, Tour Guide, The Past, Tours, Mansions, House Styles, Mansion Houses, Villas, Fancy Houses

Ana's Tours to Bucharest

Private tailor made tours of Bucharest

22 days of magic at George Enescu Music Festival 22 Days, Classical Music, Tour Guide, Tours, Concert, Magick, Recital, Concerts, Classic Books

Magic is real! George Enescu International Music Festival

Every two years, Bucharest hosts one of the most famous festivals of classical music in the world, George Enescu Festival, a renowned event which lasts for 22 days. The present edition brings to Bucharest 2,500 musicians from all over the world, who will perform 58 indoor concerts at the Romanian Athenaeum and The Palace Hall. …

In the German photographer Willy Pragher spent some time discovering the suburbs of Bucharest. Bucharest Romania, Thatched Roof, House Made, Timeline Photos, Time Travel, Vintage Photos, Places To Visit, Villa, Tours

Baneasa Quarter in 1930’s

In 1937, the German photographer Willy Pragher spent some time discovering the suburbs of Bucharest. It's amazing how Baneasa area looked like less than a hundred years ago, with those thatched roof small houses made of clay. Nowdays, you'll discover a modern quarter, with lovely villas or four-storey block of flats, close to Baneasa Airport.…

In the Ionica’s Barbershop, located on the ground floor of Athenee Palace Hotel, was not only a beauty temple for the upper class, but also the best place in town to hear the latest gossips. Latest Gossip, Palace Hotel, Bucharest, Barbershop, Tour Guide, Ground Floor, The Good Place, Temple, Tours

Ionica’s Barbershop

Ionica's Barbershop, Bucharest Photo by Willy Pragher

 Spring of 1936 on the shore of Snagov Lake :) Photo by Iosif Berman From ‪ with love! City People, Family Picnic, Old Photographs, Bucharest, Eastern Europe, World War Two, Short Film, Romania, 1930s

Fashionable ladies, beautiful cars... Spring of 1936 on the shore of Snagov Lake :) Photo by Iosif Berman From ‪#‎Bucharest‬, with love!

Romanian “Orient Express” – The Royal Train Orient Express, Steam Locomotive, Bucharest, Tour Guide, Romania, Tours, Places, Pictures, Youtube

Romanian “Orient Express” – The Royal Train

Did you know that the Royal Train was commisioned by King Ferdinand to Ernesto Breda plant in Milano, but the sovereign died before it was ready, in 1928? Its five wagons display an exquisite design, with Cordoba leather and Murano glass lamps. I wish I had the chance to travel by this sassy train! PS:…

Foișorul de Foc -Bucharest (a knife sharpeners in service - I think) Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Bucharest Romania, Back In Time, Old City, Abandoned Places, Time Travel, Tourism

A haunted place: The Fire Tower

Did you know that the Fire Tower was built in 1890 as a watchtower for the firefighters? The 42 meters high tower was used by the firemen until 1935, when it became useless as more and more high buildings were built in Bucharest. Since 1963, the Fire Tower serves as the Museum of Firefighters. There's…

Did you know that the first horsecars in Bucharest were introduced, in by a company with British and Belgian capital? I can only imagine how must have been like to go for a ride with those yellow horse-drawn cars smile emoticon From with love! Europe Eu, Interwar Period, Romania Travel, Little Paris, City People, Bucharest Romania, Horse Drawn, Trance, World War Two

Did you know that the first horsecars in Bucharest were introduced, in 1871, by a company with British and Belgian capital? I can only imagine how must have been like to go for a ride with those yellow horse-drawn cars smile emoticon From #Bucharest, with love!

The first folk museum in Bucharest Interesting Reads, Design Case, Bucharest, Past, Folk, Scenery, Villa, Museum, Houses

Nicolae Minovici’s Villa Bucharest

Nicolae Minovici's Villa Bucharest