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7 Things To Know About Romania

1. Romania is approximately 92, 000 square miles, which is slightly smaller than the state of Oregon.

Romania Constanta

2. Constanta is Romania's principal port on the Black Sea.

Romania Carpathian Mountains

3. The Carpathian Mountains form an arc across part of Europe and cover about a third of Romania.

Romania Bran Castle

4. Bran Castle in Transylvania was the inspiration for the fictional home of Count Dracula.

Berca Mud Volcanoes

5. The Berca Mud Volcanoes, in the Buzau Mountains, are a rare geological formation.

agricultural workers

6. Approximately 28 percent of Romanians are agricultural workers.


7. Bucharest is the capital of Romania and lies on the banks of the Dambovita River.