When do you yield? Can you park that close to a fire hydrant? And, when do you give way to pedestrians? If you’re a well-seasoned driver, all of these questions will be simple to you, but to help new drivers practice the rules of the road, Bucharest-based Automobile Club of Romania is using Google Maps to teach real-life driving skills.
What wouldn’t we give to get our butts to the barstools at this cool place in Cluj, Romania? We are literally drooling over these pictures of Joben Bistro. Unfortunately the place appears to be closed for now, but just check out the avant-garde ‘cool industrial meets warm rustic’ steampunk-like decor that is too kickass for […]
Here is a cemetery like no other. Located in the small Romanian town of Sapanta, the Merry Cemetery as it’s now called, is home to gravestones that use the first person singular and the present tense to give ‘the voice of the deceased an existence’ that seems to continue, ‘interrupted but not stopped by death’. […]
Photographers Dan Dinu and Cristian Goga captured this incredible shot of a curious fox taken in St. Ana Lake, Romania. Apparently, the photogenic fox had been raised by a forest ranger, which explains why he was so ready for his close-up.
My friend R James Feaver has done some amazing photography whilst living out in some of the poorest areas of Romania. Some of my favourite shots are the way he tells the story of Erica and her three children, who live on a rubbish dump in northern Romania. The way he captures the love and bonding of the family is incredible.