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Bucharest Destination Guide

Explore Bucharest in Romania.

Bucharest in the region of Bucureşti with it's 1,877,155 inhabitants is a town in Romania and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Bucharest in Romania

Current time in Bucharest is now 05:37 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Bucharest" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Chişinău, Voluntari, Popesti-Leordeni, Ploieşti, Piteşti or Bucuresti. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

16°C / 60 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1030.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 11°C (53 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)

Videos

Soulfly (Live at Rock The City Festival ...

18:31 min ( July 01, 2012 by VladDracul1)
Views: 6,192 - Rating: 5/5

Soulfly (Live at Rock The City Festival, Bucharest, Romania, 30.): Iron Man (Black Sabbath cover) Porrada Drums solo Roots Bloody Roots Angel Of Death (Slayer cover) Eye For An Eye

Bucharest In Your Pocket - Hanul lui Man...

00:32 min ( November 23, 2009 by InYourPocketGuides)
Views: 6,283 - Rating: 5/5

Bucharest.inyourpocket.com The Hanul lui Manuc is the best preserved caravanserai (inn) in the city. Built in 1808 it is currently being restored after a long and often ugly legal battle finally saw t...


Bucharest In Your Pocket - CEC (Palatul ...

00:30 min ( November 23, 2009 by InYourPocketGuides)
Views: 5,836 - Rating: 5/5

Bucharest.inyourpocket.com The home of the National Savings Bank is one of the most fabulous Neo-Classical facades in the city the enormous arch that houses the entrance, with its mighty Corinthian co...

Bucharest In Your Pocket - Stray Dogs

00:53 min ( November 23, 2009 by InYourPocketGuides)
Views: 4,929 - Rating: 4.42857/5

Bucharest.inyourpocket.com Bucharest In Your Pocket editor Craig Turp on the stray dogs which still roam the streets of the Romanian capital. The number of stray dogs is estimated to be between 60 - 7...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Bucharest during the next days.

25
Apr
2017

OMARA PORTUONDO// BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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26
Apr
2017

Property Investment Workshop Bucharest

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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27
Apr
2017

Gianna Nannini

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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28
Apr
2017

Creaţi Valoare Prin Mentenanţa Dumneavoastră - Curs

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Infomatrix 2017 World Final

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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29
Apr
2017

Natalie Imbruglia

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Almost Free Seminar Of Krav Maga, Martial Art Of Self Defense

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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03
May
2017

Cirque Du Soleil - Varekai

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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05
May
2017

Dalaras Classics

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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06
May
2017

Lehar - Diynamic Showcase

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

University Square, Bucharest

University Square is located in downtown Bucharest, near the University of Bucharest. It is served by Universitate metro station. Four statues can be found in the University Square, in front of the University; they depict Ion Heliade Rădulescu (1879), Michael the Brave (1874), Gheorghe Lazăr (1889) and Spiru Haret (1932). The square was the site of the 1990 Golaniad, a peaceful student protest against the ex-communists in the Romanian government.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 44.43, 26.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Historic monuments in Bucharest, Squares in Bucharest

Jewish Museum (Bucharest)

The Jewish Museum in Bucharest, Romania is located in the former Templul Unirea Sfântă (United Holy Temple) synagogue, which survived both World War II and Nicolae Ceauşescu unscathed. The name has several variants, including Museum of the History of the Romanian Jewish Community. In Romanian it is variously called Muzeul de Istorie al Comunitatilor Evreiești din România, Muzeul de Istorie a Comunitații Evreiești București, etc.

More reading: Jewish Museum (Bucharest) homepage
Located at 44.43, 26.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Historic monuments in Bucharest, History museums in Romania, Jewish Romanian history, Jewish museums, Museums in Bucharest, Synagogues in Bucharest, Synagogues preserved as museums

State Jewish Theater (Romania)

Teatrul Evreiesc de Stat (TES, the State Jewish Theater) in Bucharest, Romania is a theater specializing in Jewish-related plays. Its contemporary repertoire includes plays by Jewish authors, plays on Jewish topics, and plays in Yiddish (which are performed with simultaneous translation into Romanian, using headphones installed in the theater in the 1970s). Many of the plays also feature Jewish actors.

More reading: State Jewish Theater (Romania) homepage
Located at 44.43, 26.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Jewish theatres, Jews and Judaism in Romania, Theatres in Bucharest, Yiddish theatre

University of Bucharest

The University of Bucharest (Romanian: Universitatea din București), in Romania, is a university founded in 1864 by decree of Prince Alexandru Ioan Cuza to convert the former Saint Sava Academy into the current University of Bucharest. In the 2012 QS World University Rankings it was included in Top 700 universities of the world. Another three Romanian universities have entered the prestigious top.

More reading: University of Bucharest homepage
Located at 44.43, 26.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1864, Universities in Bucharest, University of Bucharest

Bucharest

Bucharest is the capital municipality, cultural, industrial, and financial centre of Romania. It is the largest city in Romania, located in the southeast of the country, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:44|25|57|N|26|06|14|E|scale:100000 |primary |name= }}, lies on the banks of the Dâmbovița River, less than 70 kilometres north of the Danube. Bucharest was first mentioned in documents in 1459.

More reading: Bucharest homepage
Located at 44.43, 26.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Bucharest, Capitals in Europe, Cities in Romania, Cities of Romania served by tramway systems, Counties of Romania, Market towns in Wallachia

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