the country ranks 5th in the top of countries with the fastest Internet in the world – come and experience that speed!
its diversity spans the wooden churches in Maramureş, up north, the fortified Saxon villages in Transylvania and the Danube Delta in the south-east, all UNESCO heritage sites – come and get dizzy with their beauty!
its capital city is home to the 2nd largest and the heaviest building in the world, has one of the coolest bookshops and is incredibly cheap, as The Telegraph points out
everyone speaks a bit of English, as Romanians are notoriously good at languages – from the pastry shop seller at the street corner to the passer-by at the subway station, you’ll get by in English brilliantly!
the country is the 6th biggest wine producer in Europe, with some of its finest sorts of wine being reviewed highly favourably by The Independent
Last but not least, getting around is relatively easy: for example, from Bucharest you can make a day-trip to as many as three astounding castles within a range of 190 kilometres: the former royal palace Peleş, the Teutonic citadel Râşnov, and “Dracula’s Castle” at Bran.