Romania - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & Culture by Debbie StoweRomania - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & Culture by Debbie Stowe

Romania - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & Culture

byDebbie Stowe

Paperback | May 1, 2017

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A land of mountains, hills, and fertile plains, Romania is a tourist destination waiting to be discovered. It is a rich and complex country: a place whose cities are home to beautiful parks and vibrant cultural scenes; whose people welcome guests warmly into their homes, sharing the best of whatever they have, and party into the night, suffused by Latin joie de vivre. Buffeted over time between three great powers—the West, Russia, and Turkey—Romania betrays the cultural influences of each, and it can be a difficult place to get a handle on. Culture Smart! Romania provides an indispensable tool for the foreign visitor, digging deep behind the clichés, explaining many of the behavioral quirks of the people, smoothing your path toward better understanding, and outlining the many attractions—cultural, social, and geographical—that await you in this underexplored part of Europe.
Debbie Stowe is a British author, travel writer, freelance journalist and the author of around twenty books. Her many travel guides, for Thomas Cook Publishing, range from the Maldives to Manchester to Mediterranean Cruising. Her work has appeared, in print and online, in publications including The Telegraph, The Times, The Independent...
Title:Romania - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & CultureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:168 pages, 6.75 × 4.25 × 0.5 inPublished:May 1, 2017Publisher:KuperardLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1857338626

ISBN - 13:9781857338621

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent If you want a quick snapshot of Romania that's full of useful info, then this book is it. Concise, easy to carry, lightweight and well organized. You learn the history of the country in the beginning along with sections on doing business, manners, food, language, customs. It's a lot in a small paperback. If going there, you will need this book for the basic stuff.
Date published: 2017-08-09