Population 22,215 million
Area 237,500 sq km
Currency New leu (RON); plural: lei
Capital Bucharest (population: 2 million)
International phone codet 40
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7 reasons you need to go to Romania now
A vast, remarkably diverse country, Romania packs in an outstanding synthesis of natural and cultural heritage, from majestic mountain ranges and Europe’s mos…25 Oct 2016 • Norm Longley insert_drive_file Article
You can now rent Dracula's Castle on Airbnb
For one night only Airbnb are offering the chance for a daring traveller and their companion to sleep in the home of Bram Stoker's Dracula – or so they say. …19 Oct 2016 • Lottie Gross insert_drive_file Article
16 pictures that will make you want to go to Romania
With its dark forests and gorgeous mountain scenery, Romania is destination bound to awe. But it's not just the countryside that can impress: elaborate castles …05 Oct 2016 • Rough Guides Editors insert_drive_file Article