2017 brings a 20% discount for all Blue Air tickets for any of their routes. This is a great opportunity to visit Romania. Bucharest, in southern Romania, is the country’s capital and commercial center. Its iconic landmark is the massive, communist-era Palatul Parlamentului government building, which has 1,100 rooms. Nearby, the historic Lipscani district is home to an energetic nightlife scene as well as tiny Eastern Orthodox Stavropoleos Church and 15th-century Curtea Veche Palace, where Prince Vlad III (“The Impaler”) once ruled.Timisoara is has been named European Capital of Culture 2021 and is known as The First Free City, because here anti-Ceauşescu protests first exceeded the Securitate’s capacity for violent suppression in 1989, eventually sending Ceauşescu and his wife to their deaths. You can visit Banat Mountains or nearby Serbia.Deeply rooted in history, Iasi has been the main centre of Moldavian culture since 1408. The city prides itself with publishing the first Romanian newspaper and establishing the first Romanian university. Iasi is close to Bucovina, a region famous for its painted monasteries like Voronet, Humor or Sucevita.
Bacau is the 15th largest city in Romania. The city is situated in the historical region of Moldavia, at the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains, and on the Bistrita River. The Ghimes Pass links Bacau to the region of Transylvania.Constanta, historically known as Tomis, is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Romania. It was founded around 600 BC. The city is located in the Dobruja region of Romania, on the Black Sea coast, and a starting point for trips to Danube Delta.Cluj-Napoca, a city in northwestern Romania, is the unofficial capital of the Transylvania region. It’s home to universities, vibrant nightlife and landmarks dating to Saxon and Hungarian rule. Surrounding its central square, Piața Unirii, is the Gothic-style St. Michael’s Church and a dramatic statue of the 15th-century king Matthias Corvinus. If you come in August, you can to to Untold Festival. Huge stars of house, EDM, techno, drum & bass and more take to the stage over the course of four days, playing to hoards of fans that have made Untold a staple of the European festival calendar.Oradea is one the few undiscovered gems of Romania’s tourism. Despite the city being one of the largest and most important in Transylvania. The city was passed back many times between Hungary and Romania, with both these cultures are apparent in the city giving it a special charm and pleasant mix of architecture. The waters around Oradea are well known for the health benefits with Baile Felix as the main spa center of the region.
Travel dates: 31.12.2016-28.10.2017
1) London to Larnaca (Cyprus) €93 17-29.04.2017
2) London to Lamezia-Terme €150 04-16.04.2017
3) London to Naples €139 04-21.04.2017
4) London to Iasi €81 16-28.04.2017
5) London to Ibiza €162 08-18.06.2017
6) Berlin to Catania €95 02-12.06.2017
7) Cologne to Bucharest €62 02-19.06.2017
8) Dublin to Cluj-Napoca €74 04-18.06.2017
9) Naples to Oradea €78 06-27.04.2017
10) Naples to Madrid €134 08-24.04.2017
11) Cluj-Napoca to Nice €46 29.05-12.06.2017
12) Bacau to Madrid €69 02.06-14.06.2017
13) Paris to Constanta €114 03.06-17.06.2017
14) Liverpool to Bacau €72 04.06-20.06.2017
15) Barcelona to Iasi €93 04.06-18.06.2017
16) Berlin to Iasi €46 01.06-13.06.2017
17) Timisoara to Cluj-Napoca €32 04.06-17.06.2017
For accommodation I recommend you to search hotels on HotelsCombined as it aggregates all booking portals including Booking. You can find hotel reviews on Tripadvisor which is also great for searching best places to visit.
Hostelworld offers perfect budget accommodation for students, backpackers and low cost travelers.
If you want to stay with a local, you should rent a room, apartment or house on Airbnb. When you travel on Airbnb, you will get €18 in travel credit as my referral.
I suggest to rent a car from RentalCars if you want to drive around.