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Romania plans to build new ski resort in Fagaras mountains and touristic harbors in Constanta and Sulina

Tourism August 09, 2017 16:30 0 comments

The Tourism Ministry wants to develop new investment projects such as a new ski resort in Fagaras mountains and touristic harbors in Constanta and Sulina. The objectives appear in the tourism MasterPlan, approved in the…more »

Selgros launches the Selgros Travel platform in partnership with TUI Travel Center

Tourism August 01, 2017 14:07 0 comments

Retailer Selgros Cash&Carry Romania launches the Selgros Travel platform, operated by TUI Travel Center. The platform is developed together with the partner TUI TravelCenter, one of the most important tourism players at global level and…more »

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Romanians on the last place in EU regarding holidays leave

Tourism August 01, 2017 14:05 0 comments

Romanians are on the last place in Europe regarding vacations, as 66.6 percent of them couldn’t afford a holiday for a week far from home in 2016, compared with only a third of EU population…more »

New website & travel guide to support responsible tourism in Romania

Tourism August 01, 2017 11:09 0 comments

Romanian Friend, a travel website that promotes handpicked, uncommon tours and trips in Romania, has launched and is ready to reach independent trip-planning world travellers looking to discover authentic Romanian culture and local life or…more »

Omniasig insures Romanian mountain peak Omu

Insurance July 20, 2017 13:16 0 comments

Insurer Omniasig Vienna Insurance Group, together with Salvamont Rasnov and tourism association Oxigen, start an insurance project of mountain peak Omu, which at 2,505 m is the highest mountain top permanently populated in Romania. The…more »

Happy Tour CEO: 2017 could be a turning point for Romania’s travel market

Tourism July 13, 2017 11:23 0 comments BR Exclusive

2017 could be a turning point for the local travel market should it manage to take full advantage of the favorable context, Javier Garcia del Valle, CEO of travel group Happy Tour, tells BR.  …more »

“All aboard” with the Transilvania Train!

Tourism July 11, 2017 13:44 0 comments BR Exclusive

“Book a seat in the adventure of Transilvania Train!”, says a commercial that pops-up on Facebook. I clicked on it and was amazed: a real train adventure in Romania, in Transylvania region. “The journey we…more »

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Eurostat: Romanian tourists who traveled outside Europe represented 1 pct of total in EU

Tourism July 07, 2017 15:28 0 comments

Romanian tourists who traveled outside Europe represented 1 percent of the overall from the European Union in 2015, according to European Office of Statistics (Eurostat). In 2015, more than one in four nights were spent…more »

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Paralela 45 targets sales’ growth of 20 pct in 2017

Tourism July 03, 2017 13:00 0 comments

Travel agency Paralela 45 aims to increase its sales by 20 percent for the 2017 season, considering that the demand for holidays with budget over EUR 1,000/family is by a third higher than in 2016,…more »

Analysis. Romania’s tourism needs a breath of fresh air

Tourism June 14, 2017 08:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

Despite its vast natural landscapes, Romania still lags far behind its European peers when it comes to attracting foreign tourists. Its poor infrastructure and the lack of a clear tourism strategy makes it more difficult…more »