Pades Peak. Discovering the beauty of Poiana Rusca Mountains

One day hike to Pades Peak We left Timisoara early in the morning, heading for Pades Peak in Poiana Rusca Mountains. We had 160 kilometers to go, out of which eight kilometers on a forest road. We passed through Caransebes, Otelul Rosu and Ruschita. On leaving the village of Ruschita, we headed for the famous […]

Discover the untamed beauty of the 23 August beach

23 August. A village with an untouched beach In June 2016, we rode on highway A1 toward the Romanian Black Sea coast. Our destination? A small village called 23 August, located on the southern part of the coast, about 30 km from Constanta. We arrived here as volunteers for an annual airshow, Aeromania. For the […]

Lake Gales. Exploring a spectacular glacier lake in Romania

Lake Gales. A summer day hike in the Retezat Mountains August 2022. The weather forecast predicts a balmy 40 degrees Celsius for the upcoming weekend. So where do we go? The mountains would be the perfect place. An ideal destination with pleasant temperatures, lush forests, waterfalls and picturesque landscapes. We have wanted to visit Lake […]