...

Bucuresti

Bucuresti - description of the city:

Bucharest is the capital of Romania, located on the Wallachian Plain, on the Dâmboviţa River, 45 km from the Danube. It is a self administrative unit. In the 14th century, on the territory of the city was built a Turkish fortress, around which began to grow the city. Bucharest was always the object of rivalry between Russia, Austria-Hungary and Turkey. The city is the capital of independent Romania since 1958. Currently, it is home to 2.09 million inhabitants. There is a transport interchange, an international airport and a subway. Bucharest is a major industrial center, including machine building and metalworking, textile, leather and footwear, chemical, clothing, food, glass, porcelain, printing industry, nonferrous and ferrous metallurgy, and woodworking. The Romanian Academy of Sciences and industrial academies, universities and other higher educational institutions, theaters and the concert hall "Athenaeum" (19th century) are situated in Bucharest. Museums consist of the National Museum of Antiquities, the Museum of Art, and the Museum of Folk Art. Most landmarks of Bucharest imitate French style, for which it is sometimes called the "Paris of the Balkans." During the reign of the Communist dictator Ceausescu, one of the grandest buildings in the world was built in the city - the Palace of the Republic. Its size - 270 to 240 m, height - 100 m. There have been a number of important diplomatic meetings and signed a number of contracts in Bucharest. The Treaty of Bucharest put the end to the Russian-Turkish war of 1806 -1812; the Treaty of Bucharest ended the Second Balkan War of 1812-1813; according to the Treaty of Bucharest in 1918, Romania got out of the First World War.

Country Romania
International title Bucuresti
Population 1,877,155 people
Timezone Europe/Bucharest
State Municipiul Bucuresti
Geographic coordinates Latitude: 44.43225 x Longitude: 26.10626

Photo Galery Bucuresti

Nowadays of Bucuresti
#01: Nowadays of Bucuresti Nowadays of Bucuresti Bucuresti
Unknown Bucuresti
#02: Unknown Bucuresti Unknown Bucuresti Bucuresti
Famous places of Bucuresti
#03: Famous places of Bucuresti Famous places of Bucuresti Bucuresti
Places to see in Bucuresti
#04: Places to see in Bucuresti Places to see in Bucuresti Bucuresti
Travel across Bucuresti
#05: Travel across Bucuresti Travel across Bucuresti Bucuresti
Spending days in Bucuresti
#06: Spending days in Bucuresti Spending days in Bucuresti Bucuresti
Sightseeing in Bucuresti
#07: Sightseeing in Bucuresti Sightseeing in Bucuresti Bucuresti
Places to visit in Bucuresti
#08: Places to visit in Bucuresti Places to visit in Bucuresti Bucuresti
Bucuresti Photogallery
#09: Bucuresti Photogallery Bucuresti Photogallery Bucuresti
A tour about Bucuresti
#10: A tour about Bucuresti A tour about Bucuresti Bucuresti
Places of interest in Bucuresti
#11: Places of interest in Bucuresti Places of interest in Bucuresti Bucuresti

Bucuresti video guide

Places to visit in Bucuresti

Famous Places

Augustinerkirche
Country: Switzerland

Augustinerkirche Introduction Augustinerkirche is a Swiss Word that translates to ‘the Augustinian Church’ in English. It is located in Vienna, and it is a parish church located next to the Hofburg, on Josefsplatz. The Hofburg is the w ...

Ascona
Country: Switzerland

Ascona Introduction  Ascona is in the district of Locarno, and it is a municipality in the Ticino Canton in the country of Switzerland.  It is situated on the Lake Maggiore shore.  The place is a very popular tourist destination, ...

Millstatt
Country: Austria

The greatest attraction in Millstatt, on the northern shore of Millstatter See, is a Benedictine Abbey dating from 1070. From then until 1469 it was run by the Hirsau Benedictines; later the monastery and church passed into the hands of the Order o ...

Otta
Country: Norway

Otta has been a tourist hub for Norway since the railway arrived there in the year 1896. The main reason for this is because the town is located near many of the national parks in Jotunheimen, Dovre, and Rondane. The town lies at the junction of th ...

Lofoten and Vesteralen
Country: Norway

Vesteralen  Vesteralan is an archipelago and formally designated district in Norway, in Nordland County. It is located just to the north of the Lofoten district, and it is to the west of Harstad. Vesteralen is in the northernmost area of Nord ...

Romania Cities:
© 2016 vevesworld.com Contact Us