Romania is a country of majestic cities and medieval locks, palaces and churches, national parks and reserves. Many name Romania the “Wild West” of Eastern Europe. Romania economically the not richest country, that is why it does not cost especially to demonstrate the prosperity. It is needed to get dressed more modest, and to hold a purse nearer to the heart.
In Romania very love guests. To their arrival always prepare treating and set the table.
Hospitality is a main national line of Romanians. Legends walk about boundless hospitality of this people. It is said that be Romanians, regardless of that or he lives in a mansion or in a modest house, with pleasure will invite to it self a guest, will always feed him and nothing will ask. And it, in a great deal, indeed.
In a commonunication Romanians benevolent and sensitive. With pleasure enter into conversation with unknown people.
In Romania very like to sing and dance.
At meeting and farewell Romanians use a handshake, a hand is often kissed women.
In business communities the accepted officialness is in appeals, that is why Romanians often call friend on “you” in the presence of strangers.
On many Hungarian firms authoritarian style of guidance, bureaucratic and heavy, is used, that is why at the conduct of business negotiations it follows to stick to official hierarchy. It is often enough possible to notice that people behave to the work indifferently for lack of motivation.
When meeting and parting handshake Romanians use, women often kiss hand.
In the business community in the appeals adopted formality because Romanians often refer to each other on the “you” in the presence of strangers.
Many Hungarian companies used an authoritarian style of leadership, bureaucratic and heavy, so the business negotiations should follow the official hierarchy. Often you can see that people relate to their care due to lack of motivation. However, these issues tended to improve.
In business negotiations Romanians always come well prepared, and what is expected from the partners. In business communication with Romanians best to teach information and detail articulate competitive offers, not forgetting the openness and honesty in all matters. It is possible that all the details to finalize the agreement with the Romanians on your part will require a lot of tact in communication and a lot of patience, and numerous trips to the country.
In business dinners Romanians often invite their partners in the restaurant, at least to his home. If you are invited to visit can capture a little souvenir for the owner of the house and a bouquet of flowers or sweets to the hostess. Valuable gifts can also be viewed as a bribe.
Punctuality developed the Romanians to pedantry, so they rarely late.
In business communication in Romania are widely used English, German or Hungarian language.
Romanians generous emotions. Greeting each other Romanians in a meeting and parting use the same phrases, good afternoon and good evening. When meeting with a woman in Romania, adopted kiss her hand. But oddly enough, transport is not accepted to give way to the elderly and women.
Most Romanians do not trust strangers. They are usually quiet and shy.
Folk traditions are most clearly manifested in everyday life: clothing :, food, family life. In family life Romanians often use the low tables for eating. After the meal they clean. Guest, of course, put a table is not accepted. It is used only in a narrow family circle.
Male Romanian national costume includes a white shirt and white pants of linen or wool. Mandatory leather or wool belt and vest. Headgear – smusheva cap (kechule). Outerwear sewn from cloth or sheepskin fur. Decorate ornaments.
Women’s traditional costume consists of a shirt with long (kemashe). It rests on a narrow embroidered belt. Frequently ornaments decorated shirt and skirt. On the head scarf or hat helmets appear. Folk costume is very picturesque, embroidered and woven ornaments with local characteristics. Often, these suits were passed from generation to generation. Both men and women complement any – who wear sleeveless cloth or velvet. Romanian traditional footwear were sandals (opinchi). They wore the white cotton socks, winding up leather laces.
The kitchen of Romania is though and simple, but delicious and, mainly, filling. A national dish is mush hominy indifferent variations, along with that you will be always able to taste the fried meat, liver, hen or soup, and also is the special sort of sausages that give in every inn. The admirers of cheese will be pleasantly surprised to the large variety of this product, especially delicious brynza. There are inexpensive, good wines in Romania, and also a coffee culture is high.
Romanian cuisine in many plant foods. Previously popular hominy replaced bread. Many eat beans, boiled chorbu – vegetable soup. Popular dishes of cabbage and potatoes. Soups made acidify special leaven or vinegar. On most favourite dairy products are yogurt, cottage cheese and cheese. In the holiday bake puff pastry with meat, cheese and fruit. Stew seasoned usually sauce.
Most Romanians – Christians. Catholics who live in Romania, mainly Hungarians. Church and now enjoys great influence in Romania, especially in rural areas. Even young couples after the official marriage are married to the church.
Arts and Crafts Romania – a cross-stitch. All kinds of embroidery threads, including the use of gold and silver threads, using sequins and beads. Developed carpet.
Romanian National features pronounced in adherence to tradition, from which time the Romanians seem closed, taciturn and hostile minded.
In fact, if you show hospitality to share the local culture, the country and its inhabitants, the Romanians will be any more welcoming.
Romania is considered a quiet country. There practically there are not hooliganism and bothering to the tourists. But in Bucharest there are shallow thefts and swindle on streets. Verifications are un often, but for the sake of good order it is necessary to carry with itself the copy of passport or driving licenses, as plenary powers of policemen in this country are extraordinarily high.
It is forbidden to take pictures soldiery building, bridges and ports. A tap water is thoroughly chlorinated and that is why safe from the point of view of microbes, but harmful from – fora chlorine. It is better to drink boiled water.
In metropolises and on resorts it is possible to speak out in English.
Despite widespread opinion, that it is a country of gypsies that whole to the camps in national suits walk about streets and catch people, it not so. Gypsies are, and are even saint gypsies, but all of it not in such amount and not in a that kind in that many to the soba presents.