Visit Timișoara

Timișoara is the largest city in western România, and an important university city.
The charm of this city, settled on the northern bank of the Bega River, lies in its distinct architectural character and vibrant cultural life. Frequently referred to as "Little Vienna," Timișoara is home to year-round musical and theatrical performances, art galleries, museums and a buzzing nightlife. Timișoara has plenty of outstanding monuments and buildings: the Orthodox Cathedral, the Roman Catholic Dome, the Huniade Castle, the Statue of St. Nepomuk, the Old Town Hall, the Bastion, the Dicasterial Palace and the Union Square. Some of the monuments in the heart of the city afford panoramic views, while the many parks in this "city of flowers" provide an idyllic spot to take a break from sightseeing.
A progressive, cosmopolitan place, Timisoara was the first city in Europe and second in the world after New York, to use electricity to illuminate its public streets.
It is a multicultural city, where numerous nationalities live side by side with the Romanians: Germans, Hungarians, Serbs, Jews, etc. To meet the needs of this cosmopolitan environment, schools provide education in several languages: Romanian, English, French, German, Hungarian and Serbian.
Timișoara was designated to be one of the European Capital of Culture in 2021.

For more information about Timisoara please visit websites:

http://romaniatourism.com/timisoara.html
http://wikitravel.org/en/Timișoara
http://www.timisoara2021.ro/en/2016/09/30/timisoara-european-capital-of-culture-2021/