CEC Palace, Palace of the Savings Bank, Bucharest

Days 1 & 2: Bucharest – a travel guide

Day 1 On noticing that the low cost Hungarian airline Wizz Air had introduced flights from Leeds-Bradford airport to the Romanian capital of Bucharest, we were soon tapping away on our laptop to book flights. The day soon arrived for our 3 hour morning flight over to Bucharest which departed slightly later than scheduled.  With …

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Day 3. Romanian Athenaeum, Bucharest

After a good night's sleep at the Mercure Bucharest City Centre we walked the short distance to the Romanian Athenaeum concert hall which stands on the edge of Revolution Square.  This ornate domed, circular building is an architectural gem and is the city's main classical music venue. As well as being able to purchase tickets for …

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