Coltea hospital

Coltea is the name of the oldest hospital in Romania, built in 1704 to be a hospital for the poor people. The organization and operation of the hospital was based on the model of Ospedale di S. Lazzaro e Mendicanti Hospital in Venice. The history of the buildings is  belong Governor Mihai Cantacuzino. Also the … More Coltea hospital

BNR Palace

The National Bank of Romania is hosted by two impressive buildings: The Old Palace and The new Wing Palace. The Old Palace of the Romanian National Bank built between 1884 and 1890 by the architects Cassien Bernard, who also built the Alexander III Bridge over the Seine (in Paris), and Albert Galleron, who created the … More BNR Palace

CEC Palace

The palace was built as a new headquarters for Romania’s oldest bank, the public savings institution Casa de Depuneri, Consemnațiuni și Economie, later known as C.E.C.  and nowadays CEC Bank. The land was bought and the building constructed with the institution’s own funds. Work started on June 8, 1897 and was completed in 1900. The project was designed … More CEC Palace

National Library of Romania

The National Library is a cultural institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Culture to administer the national patrimony of publications. The history of building started in 1986, but the opening date was later in 2012. Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate   Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate

Old wooden houses

Old wooden houses preserved at Village Museum Bucharest Founded in 1936, this fascinating outdoor museum, the largest in Europe, covers some 30 acres on the shores of Lake Herastrau in Herestrau Park. Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate Blue windows – Jurilovca, Tulcea   Autumn colors