City breaks to Bucharest
If you love travelling, you probably get excited by the thought of new and exciting places to visit. One particular city that is gaining new popularity as a hot-spot travel destination is Romania’s capital and largest city, Bucharest. Due in part to the city’s beautiful buildings and reputation for the high life, in the early 1900s the Bucharest became known as “The Paris of the East” or “Little Paris.” Today it is a bustling metropolis with much to see and explore. City breaks in Bucharest should definitely include seeing the city’s many impressive monuments and buildings. The Palace of the Parliament is quite possibly the most well-known of Bucharest’s buildings. It is the largest building in Europe and home to both the Romanian Parliament and the National Museum of Contemporary Art. The Arcul de Triumf, modelled after Paris’ Arc de Triomphe, is another famous monument. Bucharest has many great museums and performing arts have a strong influence on the city’s culture. There are many lovely parks and gardens that will allow you to enjoy nature without leaving the city.
Accommodation for Your Bucharest City Break
While exploring exciting new places, it is important for you to feel comfortable where you stay. Bucharest offers many options for accommodation. Wimdu is one particular option that many travellers prefer to hotels or hostels. With Wimdu, you can connect with a wide selection of hosts offering accommodation in their own homes. Rooms are comfortable, clean and secure. Prices are usually comparable to or less than most hostels and the experience is usually more enjoyable. You’ll get all the privacy you want but your host will also be happy to answer any questions you may have and share the secrets that will help make your city break really wonderful. Staying with locals is a great way to experience a place’s culture and people. When you are ready to explore Bucharest, the city will be waiting for you.