Octopus – aiming at stylish, modern cuisine

Octopus opened recently and I think it stands for the interest showed in the last years in Bucharest to modern cuisine with a twist. The restaurant is not perfect but I appreciated their trying to make something different and with time hopefully perfection will come. Octopus raises just a little to the name and focuses on just…

Dragobete, Romanians’ celebration of love

Romanians celebrate love  and the beginning of spring today. Dragobete is somehow the Romanian traditional equivalent of Valentine’s Day with pagan roots and with different customs in Romanian rural areas that is celebrated each year on February 24. It comes from Dacian time, Dragobete was the son of Baba Dochia and is considered the God of Love, a…