Bucharest

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Photos of Students Hanging Out on the Balconies of their Dorm Rooms

Florin Țepârdea photographs his neighbour's from his girlfriend's room on a Bucharest university campus.
Florin Țepârdea, Words: Oana Maria Zaharia
10.19.15
Travel

‘The World's Most Dangerous Drug' Grows Everywhere in Romania

Scopolamine is extracted from Datura, a bush that can be found all over Bucharest – from abandoned parking lots to people's backyards.
Răzvan Călinescu
10.14.15
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Bucharest's Poolside Tattoos

Mircea Topoleanu
7.31.15
Travel

I Spent a Day Watching a Bunch of Men Whip Horses in Romania

Every Tuesday, the people of Titu meet up to show off their horses and terrorise them a little.
Alexandru Vărzaru
5.15.15
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Photographing Bucharest's Tiny Identical Studio Flats and Their Diverse Inhabitants

Bogdan Gîrboveanu, Words by Mihai Popescu
3.4.15
Travel

Here's a Collection of 19th Century Romanian Tattoos and the Skin they Were Etched On

Dr. Nicolae Minovici's collection of tattoos will be exhibited in Bucharest's Suțu Palace until March. And yes, some of the pieces still have hair on them.
Mihai Popescu
1.15.15
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Being Gay Is Beautiful in Bucharest

A celebration of Romania's underground LGBT culture.
VICE Romania
1.10.15
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Inside the Ridiculous Palace of a Tyrant

It's been 25 years since Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife Elena were executed by the Romanians who despised him.
Henry Wismayer
1.6.15
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Friday Night in Bucharest

Vlad Brăteanu
12.6.14
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This Is What It Was Like to Be Gay in Communist Romania

Two gay men recount what life was like under dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu.
Ioana Moldoveanu
10.28.14
Travel

Babes and Dated Machine Guns at the 'Black Sea Defence' Convention

It doesn't look like Romania has what it takes to fight Russia, in the event of WWIII.
Mihai Popescu
6.10.14
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Bucharest's Chinese Embassy Is Pissed with a Romanian Art Gallery

They want the Contemporary ArtXpert Gallery to stop calling Mao Zedong a dictator.
Ioana Moldoveanu
3.10.14
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