Author Archives: Cristina Popa

About Cristina Popa

Cristina is a WordPress blogger who regularly writes or shares updates on media, public affairs and various topics of interest. You may follow her on Communication for Development WP blog or Twitter @CristinaPopa0

Happy National Day, #Romania!

Romania celebrates 100 years of existence! Happy National Day! Respect and honor to my great grandfather, my grandfather and to all Romanian officers who fought in WWI and WWII to defend our country! Advertisements

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Greek-Catholic Episcopal Palace Burns Down in Oradea

Former public library, the Greek-Catholic Episcopal Palace from Oradea, Romania was recently refurbished along with Union Square. An exceptional architectural jewel combining Neo-Romantic and Neo-Gothic styles, which I visited as a high school student back in the days it served … Continue reading

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Romania: Paradise Lost

Romania, along with Bulgaria, tops the European charts of poverty so it’s no wonder we’re probably the biggest exporter of workforce to Western Europe among other destinations. Every 9 minutes a Romanian decides to leave: for good, temporary, seasonally – … Continue reading

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Happy #ChildrensDay!

Happy belated Children’s Day! Now, go out and play!

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Capo Testa, Sardinia

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Spring

 

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Magnolia in #Oradea

Full bloom: pink, white and fabulous!

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