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Romania is a country on the western shores of the Black Sea; except for Dobruja, it is located north of the Balkan Peninsula. It is a country of great natural beauty and diversity and a rich cultural heritage, including a variety of ethnic, linguistic, and confessional groups.
Bucharest is Romania's capital and largest city, as well as the most important industrial and commercial center of the country.
Muntenia is a region in southern Romania. Mountainous North
Wallachian Plain
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Iaşi is the second city of Romania after Bucharest, the national capital, both in terms of population and also in cultural, historical and academic terms.
Moldavia is a region in north-eastern Romania, sharing a border with Moldova and Ukraine.
Brașov is a mountain resort city in Transylvania, Romania. Brașov, known as Kronstadt in German or Brassó in Hungarian has a population of 283,901 and is the 7th largest city in Romania.
For the purpose of this article, Banat is a region in western Romania.
Cluj-Napoca, Kolozsvár or Klausenburg is the capital of Cluj county and the unofficial capital of the historical region of Transylvania.
Dobruja is a region in south-eastern Romania, between the Danube and the Black Sea.
Constanța is a coastal Black Sea town in southern part of Northern Dobruja, Romania, the second most important city in the country and, during summer, a somewhat touristic city.
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Crișana is a region in western Romania. It consists of the counties of Arad, Bihor and Sălaj.
Transylvania is the largest region of Romania and probably the best known one.
Maramureş is a region in north-western Romania. The Romanian part of the historical Maramureş is a rather small region consisting of Maramures County and Satu Mare County.
Râșnov is a town in Transylvania, Romania. It is located in the touristic county Brașov.
Southern Bukovina is the part of historical Bukovina now in Romania.
Piatra Neamţ is a city in eastern Romania, located in the mountainous part of Moldavia.
Oltenia is a region of Romania. It consists of the counties of Dolj, Gorj, Valcea, and the eastern part of Mehedinti.
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Timişoara is a university city and industrial center in western Romania.
Sibiu is a town in southern Transylvania, Romania 282 km from Bucharest. The city's historical center has been recently renovated in 2006 and looks spectacular.
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