Bucharest may still be a city finding its feet after decades of hardship and destruction under the communist regime, which was overturned in December 1989. But don’t let that put you off.
It has a buzzing nightlife: an abundance of bars, restaurants and clubs. During daylight hours, just walking along the streets alone means stumbling across wonderful architecture – from neo-classical and gothic churches to famous landmarks including the Arcul de Triumf (modelled on its French counterpart) and The National Museum of Art. (more…)