St Slujbă’s Monastery
Church of the Icon
This church was built by monk and former privy secretary Mihail Băbeanu from 1745 to 1750.
Corneliu Serban, a local guide, offers personalised city tours for around €100 for two people; he witnessed the 1989 Revolution and can...
Tăndărică Puppet Theatre
Tăndărică Puppet Theatre is a favourite for kids but shows are mostly in Romanian.
Accept is a gay-, lesbian- and transgender-rights Romanian group that organises the annual six-day GayFest in summer, with events,...
On a strip of embassies (US and Austrian included - so no Schwarzenegger jokes), Balthazar is among Bucharest's classiest restaurants,...
Lonely Planet review
Pretty St Slujbă's Monastery is surrounded by a lush walled garden.