THE LUXTRA LIST | BUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Bucharest is the pretty capital of Romania, often referred to as the "Paris of the east". I spent a long weekend there recently and enjoyed it very much: yummy food, warm weather, rad places to hang out. Added bonuses included a cool little concept store, rooftop bars, plus a contemporary art gallery that was stimulating yet not overwhelmingly large. Here are my highlights and black book of best addresses.  FOOD  In the lead up to a trip my research schedule for cafés, restaurants and bars is gruelling. You simply can't imagine. The Culture Trip ranks highly as a source and I seek out small personal travel...

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