Intro – Romania Brief Info
First time in ROMANIA? I am gonna give you some tips and info!
My lovely country Romania is a unitary Republic state located in southeastern central Europe, bordering the Black Sea in south est, between Bulgaria and Ukraine. Romania also has borders with Hungary and Serbia in west side and with Republic of Moldova in the north east side down to Ukraine. ROMANIA covers 238 391 square km and has a temperate continental climate with 4 seasons.
For thousands of years since DACIA was, Romania has three important historical territories: Wallachia, Moldavia and Transylvania. Along history they were united or separated by the history hostilities (ancient times by romans migration) and later by nomad turanik people: goths, visigoths, huns, turks, tatars. The last union of the historical territories was in 1918, The Great Kingdom of Romania done by Ferdinand I and covered Wallachia, Moldavia, Transylvania and Bukovina, Buceag (today Ukraine), Bassarabia (today Republic of Moldavia) and Kadrilater (Bulgaria). After the WW2 (world war two) Romania lost Moldavia ,Kadrilater and half of Bukovina ,also Buceag .
The inhabitants are over 20 milions, the 7th place as population in the European Union and the capital city Bucharest is the sixth largest city in Europe with over 2,5 million people. More than 6 milion people are imigrating in Europe and they are scattered in the world. The majority of the people are native Romanians, about 90% , the rest of them are gipsys, hungarians, bulgarians, slovaks, italians, turkish,russians and other ethnicities. With the over 90% Orthodox people ROMANIA is the first Country to embrace the Orthodoxy 2000 years ago by Saint Apostle Andrew.
English / Romanian Greetings
Welcome to! = Bun venit! (Romanian)
Welcome! = Bine ati venit! (Romanian)
Hi! = Buna! (Romanian)
How are you? = Ce faci? (Romanian)
Enjoy your meal! = Pofta buna! (Romanian)
Thank you! = Multumesc! Mersi! (Romanian)
Your are welcome! = Cu placere! (Romanian)
Good bye! Bye bye! = La revedere! (Romanian)
Romanian Leu Info
The Romanian Flag
The national flag of Romania is a tricolor with vertical stripes, beginning from the flagpole: blue, yellow and red. .
The Constitution of Romania provides that “The flag of Romania is tricolor; the colors are arranged vertically in the following order from the flagpole: blue, yellow, red”. The proportions, shades of color as well as the flag protocol were established by law in 1994 and extended in 2001. Flag of Romania – picture and information en.wikipedia.org
In other pages we will tell you about History and some Legend the are very popular in our country, but also we will let you to find out the beautifull landscapes and photos from my country !