10 things you should try in Romania

Or rather the first ten of the many, many things you should not miss while in Romania. Add your own suggestions in the comment box below this article.

1. Drive (or bike) on the Transfagarasan and Transalpina

The two high altitude roads provide breathtaking views and are a must while in Romania. We wrote about the Transfagarasan here. They both can get busy during the summer, which is the peak season, as both are officially closed in winter.

2. Hike in the Carpathian Mountains

Romania has kept much of its pristine landscapes and the Carpathian mountains are a good example of that. These mountains are so diverse and can provide a nature enthusiast with lots of varieties. The easiest is to hike from the famous mountain resorts of Sinaia and Predeal. Travel Planner: A climb to the Pietrosul Rodnei mountain peak and the lake shaped like Romania

Read the entire article on Romania-Insider.com.