A black memorial cross, a couple of blocks north of Piaţa Universităţii, marks the spot where the first protestor in the 1989...
Central Committee of the Communist Party Building
The scene of Ceauşescu's infamous last speech was on the balcony of the former Central Committee of the Communist Party building on 21...
Some of the fiercest fighting during the 1989 Revolution took place at Piaţa Universităţii. Journalists watched tanks roll over Romanian...
Located on the ground floor of the National Theatre (the entrance is just behind the Inter-Continental Hotel), this is an oasis of good...
You haven't been in Romania long enough if the idea of a cheap, fresh sandwich (around €2.50) or salad (including hummus and tabouli...
B-dul Nicolae Balcescu 18 · interesting places nearby
Libraria Noi information
This is the best bookshop in Bucharest by a mile. It stocks the only decent range of English-language novels, has Lonely Planet guides, lots of maps, and a fab antiques section with old maps, sketches and photos of Bucharest's glory days.