Fast Facts on Romania: A Must Collection

By: Vivek Kuriyal
Before you embark on a tour, collecting some quick facts about the destination helps you a lot. Every destination in the world requires you to have basic information that is helpful in making your journey successful. Though a superficial knowledge on the important aspects of a place is of vague nature, it does contribute handsomely in your decision making while being on the tour of that place. And it is even more helpful to a novice excursionist. Visiting Romania also requires a good grasping of some indispensable fats.

Here are some of the fast facts on Romaniawhich might prove to be helpful for you in case you make a plan to go on a trip:

Official Name:

• The official name of Romania is Romania.

Location:

• It is located in Southeastern central Europe.

Time:

• The country goes seven hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time(GMT +2)

Area:

• Romania expands in an area of 91,725 sq. miles (237,502 sq. km)

Flag:

• You will find three vertical stripes of red followed by yellow and blue.

Population:

• According to 2004 cession, the Romanian population was 21.60 million.

Communities:

• Romanian 89%

• Hungarian 7.5%

• Gipsy 1.9%

• German, Other 1.6%

Religions:

• Christian Orthodox 87%

• Roman Catholic 5%

• Protestant 5%, Jewish

Official Language:

• RomanianClimate:

• Climate is temperate and the country undergoes four distinct seasons: Spring, fallHealth Fitness Articles, summer and winter. Temperature is pleasant during spring and fall while summer is hot and winter is cold.

Capital City:

• Bucharest (Bucharest)

Government:

• Parliamentary Republic with two legislative bodies: Senate and Chamber of Representatives

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