Make the most of your trip to the capital of Romania: explore its wonders behind the wheel of a great mini car!
In the wondrous and pretty hot summer of 2017, it seems that Bucharest is one of the top rated European travel destinations, as there are more and more people interested in coming here and start discovering a new culture and a different lifestyle. And how else to unveil what is Romania all about if not by starting from the capital city, in a way the central stage of the country?
Bucharest is without a doubt the most important Romanian city, attracting visitors from different parts of Europe and not only. That is why people from all over the world come here, either for business, pleasure or simply to study at one of the renowned European universities. It would be very difficult to get bored in this city as at pretty much any hour day or night, there will be something fun going on (expositions, festivals, night clubs and many other fun activities).
In Bucharest you will find some of the best touristic objectives for all preferences, more than amazing to discover. History lovers can admire centuries old constructions positioned in the Historical Center of the city. Here, you will feel like you’ve stepped into a new world and you will get to admire a different side of Bucharest.
This area is filled with small streets with their own charm which will make you think of the bohemian era and you’ll be able to imagine how things used to be back in the old days (perhaps seeing the streets filled with mechanists and peddlers that are flaunting their exquisite merchandise for sale). It would be a shame not to spend a few hours admiring the old buildings and their architectural style which is kept intact up to this day. Also, if you’ll feel tired after walking so much, you can retreat yourself at a cafe or restaurant nearby (maybe get some taste of amazing Romanian cuisine).
The Palace of Parliament is another very important touristic objective in Bucharest, if not the most important one. It’s an impressive building structured on 9 stories above and under the ground. It is 270 meters long and 245 meters wide and it is considered to be the 2n largest administrative building in the world, after Pentagon. Needless to say, it is a sight to see!
The construction plans for the Palace of Parliament started during the communistic regime, and it’s not entirely finished up to this day. It is an ambitious construction and there were 700 architects and 20 000 workers that were involved in making this project become reality. There are also certain stories that behind the building, some of them pretty gruesome to say the least.
If you want to enjoy more the natural environment, don’t worry, you can also do that in Bucharest. Even if its main image is the one of a busy and crowded city, there are various green oases hidden within, ready to be discovered. One of them is Herestrau Park, the most beloved place of relaxation by most of the people in Bucharest. It has a total surface of 110 acres, most of them being taken by the Lake Herestrau which is fostering various species of ducks and even swans.
Here, you’ll get to enjoy a rich vegetation and a very special garden, namely The Japanese Garden which differentiate itself from the other by a unique flower display and beautiful floral exhibits. You will be able to relax and enjoy every moment spent here.
Within Herestrau Park, you will be able to admire one of the most beautiful open-air museums in the world: The Bucharest Village Museum. It is considered to be one of the main touristic attractions in the capital. You will be able to admire over 70 households filled with traditional utensils and decorations, specific for each are of the country. Basically, you will get a glimpse of what is the traditional Romanian lifestyle. Get ready to take photos!
Needless to say, there are plenty of other touristic attractions in Bucharest and you could spend days trying to visit them all. Not only that, but there are many interesting and fascinating locations near Bucharest. So if you’re feeling adventurous you can go to Buftea Palace or to Manuc’s Inn and enjoy a different side of Bucharest. Are you ready to discover such places in a stress-free manner?
Nevertheless, for your trip to the capital of Romania, you will need to get a reliable means of transport by your side. A car that is fast, efficient and can get you quickly to the desired places on your list. Believe it or not, the best type of vehicle for exploring Bucharest, is one that belongs to the mini class. Why? Because these are the cars that can really save you from terrible and intense traffic and will allow you to travel freely without any stress. Let’s find out more about the benefits of renting a tiny car!
Where can you find good cars for rent in Bucharest? Find out why a VW Polo Automat may be the best companion for the road!
After deciding which touristic objectives are going to make it on your list, the next step is deciding which car you’ll be renting. You will need a means of transport that is safe, easy to handle and prepared for the roads in Bucharest. With this in mind, AutoBoca advises you to rent a VW Polo Automat. Why this car and not another?
The answer is fairly simple: with a VW Polo Automat you will have all the required conditions in order to travel safe, comfortable and without any worries with respect to the car’s performance on the road. However, you don’t have to take our word for it: you can read what our other customers have to say about this tiny car! Most of the people that rented VW Polo Automat from us, have shown positive reactions towards this mini vehicle: efficient, saves money on gas and it’s super easy to drive!
Of course, at AutoBoca you will find more options for mini cars, and you’ll be able to choose the one that fits your needs best. You can easily find us in Bucharest, as we have 2 offices there: one at OTP airport and one in the centre of the city. So, it won’t be difficult to rent a tiny car from us.
On the contrary, with the help of our professional agents, you can have your VW Polo Automat (for instance) all set up and ready to go! You’ll get your car clean, with a tank full of gas and at the location that you choose! Not only that, but we’ve recently included over 100 new cars in our fleet. Why don’t you take advantage of this opportunity and go on vacation behind the wheel of a brand new car?