Guide for Bucharest: The Brand-New European Destination of Entertainment

Guide for Bucharest The Brand-New European Destination of EntertainmentNo one can say with certainty how it came to be that today’s Romanian capital positions itself high on Europe’s hottest destinations list. Residents of this well-preserved ancient city claim that a unique mixture of old charm and modern nightlife scene is all that it takes to win even the most demanding hearts. Situated on the crossroads between east and west, this city attracts an ever-growing number of tourists who crave for pleasure and entertainment at minimal expenses. 

For a place where everyone can get lost in its unique architectural heritage, it’s not hard to tell why so many tourists end up spending most of their time exploring the urban splendor. Bucharest achieved something unprecedented in modern-day Europe. Whether you want to book a relaxing weekend for your family or simply want to experience some of that hot Bucharest party vibe, this place will cover it all.

Party hype 

For anyone who visited this city, it is surprising how the eastern block developed itself so quickly after the gruesome fall of communism. People worked tirelessly to build what modern Bucharest represents today. It doesn’t matter if you are a lone traveler on an adventure or a group of party animals eager to paint the town red, nightlife options in Bucharest are teeming with endless possibilities.

Countless new pubs and clubs can be found on tourist guides and apps. Most of the bustle takes place in the Historical Old Town, which is reserved for amusement both during day and night. Well, especially during nighttime! Surely there is more to Bucharest’s charm than its everyday party hype – but ask all the beautiful Romanian girls and they will convince you otherwise. In fact, some of Eastern Europe’s finest clubs can be found here, such as Bamboo, Kristal Glam, or Gaia Boutique.

There are also many disco based clubs as well as old-fashioned pubs where you can have the longest drinking bill without needing to spend a fortune. Whatever type of fun you seek, Bucharest will manage to find a special place in your heart.

Old charm underneath the modern soul

Did you know that Bucharest is the proud owner of Europe’s largest building? The vast Palace of the Parliament is a testament to the outrageous luxury Ceausescu envisioned for himself before he was overthrown in a coup d’état. The firm grip of Belle Époque style can be felt around every corner of the city’s famously wide and tree-lined boulevards.

Taking a long walk along one of these boulevards can send you on an unforgettable journey through Romania’s past. Famous landmarks, such as The Romanian Athenaeum, National Museum of Romanian History, and Cotroceni Palace, contribute to cementing the city’s title as “Little Paris”.

Cișmigiu Park can be found not far from the city center. It is a famous relaxing spot with English-style gardens and fountains, monuments and a popular boating lake where the landmark Monte Carlo restaurant dominates the central island. No one should judge a book by its cover. From afar, Bucharest can look like a large city covered with graffiti that boasts a somewhat harsh lifestyle. But if you look closely and really dive into Bucharest’s charms, you will discover generous hospitality, unique atmosphere, and a time machine to a breathtaking past.

In conclusion

Considering the money you will spend on your trip to Bucharest, you should expect to have just as much fun as you would with any other Europian capital – and then some! But what really sets this city apart from others are its people. The citizens of Bucharest are the greatest treasure this city has! They are the ones who will welcome you with open arms as you arrive and maybe even shed a few tears when you are just about to leave.

Residents of this city will do anything that is in their power to make you feel at home. They will “fly” around you and keep convincing you in an enthusiastic tone to stay just a bit longer! Few places in Europe can showcase a mixture of historic architecture and a thriving club scene in such a unique fashion. So book your Bucharest trip today and prepare to talk about it for the rest of your life!

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Picking Your Level of Luxury

Picking Your Level of LuxuryWe all deserve the chance to get away and truly feel like we’re being pampered. Daily life can be a real grind, and it’s hard to find a moment to relax, much less a full few days. Sure, staycations are cheap, but they aren’t really that rewarding unless you just really want to do nothing more than not work with your paid time off.  If you have the time and money to really take a look at your luxury travel options, you’ll find that there’s no one-size-fits all model for taking an elegant, relaxing vacation that you’ll remember forever. There are levels of luxury, and you should feel comfortable picking the one that works best for you.

What matters most

We all have deal breakers when we’re going on vacation. Some people won’t go camping without indoor plumbing or even a fancy RV. These people are known as “glampers.” Other people won’t take a plane anywhere unless they can get seating that’s better than basic coach. Some travelers want a certain type of pillow at their hotel. The list of deal breakers can be endless, and some demands are harder to meet than others.

Do you want a room that looks out upon the beach? Then be prepared to pay for the view. But if you don’t want that view, maybe you should spend that money on a room with a hot tub instead. Consider how much you’re going to use each available amenity. Sure, hotels with room service are nice, but if you’re on a special diet and can’t eat most of the food on the menu, then it’s not worth paying extra for a place with 24-hour room service.

Hidden fees

One possible dealbreaker you should look out for? Resort fees. Hotels of almost every star rating charge them. They may not show up in your initial bill, but you have to pay the resort fees before you leave the hotel. “Resort fees” are a catch-all term for services like free drinks or use of the hotel’s fitness facility. You’re going to pay the resort fees even if you don’t use all the amenities, which is one reason some people really dislike them and will do anything they can to avoid them. Other people consider them just a part of travel, and that’s a good mindset to adapt when you’re headed to places where resort fees are almost impossible to avoid.

If you’re staying on the strip in Vegas, go ahead and budget an extra $20, $30, or even $40 a day for services you might not even use. They’re a really common way to get extra money from tourists visiting hotspots, so you’ll also see resort fees pop up in places like Mexico or the Caribbean. To avoid surprises, make sure to do plenty of research before you give out your credit card number. Let’s say you’re looking for luxury resorts Cabo, but the language on some of the websites is unclear. By all means, feel free to call and ask if the property charges resort fees. If you want luxury, you’re going to have to pay at least a little extra for it, but that doesn’t mean you should let resort fees sneak up on you.

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