Bucharest City Profile - Bucharest Location:
Bucharest is located in the southeastern part of Romania. As with many Eastern European capital cities, Bucharest was built on the banks of a river - the Dambovita. Bucharest has been the capital of Romania since the 19th century.
Bucharest City Profile - Bucharest Weather and Climate:
May through September are Bucharest's warmest months (June, July, and August being the height of the Bucharest summer), though May and September may have some chilly days. In addition, spring and autumn tend to be wet, so travelers should bring appropriate rain gear. Winters are cold, with temperatures below freezing.
Bucharest City Profile - Bucharest Transportation and Getting Around:
Public transportation in Bucharest ranges from bus to minibus, metro to taxi. For transportation outside the city, Romania's railway system has stops throughout Romania, but will also take passengers to several international destinations.
Bucharest City Profile - Bucharest Attractions:
Bucharest has many art galleries and museum, including museums that highlight peasant life in Romania. Visitors to Bucharest may also want to visit the opera or the national theater.
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