Travels with Tea: Adventures in Tea Shopping in Bucuresti, Romania


As I detailed in the first posting of this series, my long-time favourite bookstore tea room is now closed. The shop, Carturesti, still sells dry leaf - in fact, they were the first company in Romania to carry higher-quality teas, and for many years they have been my main source when I travel there. Alas. [...


Travels with Tea: Tea at "Home" in Bucuresti


One of the benefits of my travels to Romania is our lovely apartment, which is located in a commercial area with easy access to transportation and is just a short walk from downtown. Aside from the cost savings and privacy, staying in an apartment rather than a hotel means the convenience of a washing machine [...


Bonds ends weak, call rate recovers


Tue, 31 Jul 2012 15:33:11 GMT Bonds ends weak, call rate recovers Mumbai, Jul 30 (PTI) The government bonds dropped on heavy selling pressure from banks and corporates, while call rates recovered at the overnight call money market here today on fresh demand from borrowing banks. The 8.15 per cent government security maturing in 2022 dipped to Rs...


#Rugby @@Watch CSM Bucuresti vs CSA Steaua Live Streaming Free HD TV Coverage


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Bucharest Museum of Technique


I have recently visited the Museum of Technique in Bucharest. Very, very interesting! You don't have to expect to see cutting edge technologies or robots or nano technology... No! It seems that the technique evolution in Romania has stopped decades ago. It's a pity, considering the outstanding Romanian contribution to the modern world and I would...


Music@Menlo review: strong as 1 or apart


Page 1 of 1 Music@Menlo: Through Aug. 11. Venues in Atherton and Palo Alto. $20-$72. (650) 331-0202. www.musicatmenlo.org . Among the enjoyable things about thematic programming are the occasions when the planning is there, but the musical performance refuses to play along. Friday's concert at the Menlo-Atherton Center for the Performing Arts -...


Kola picks up injury


CHIPOLOPOLO striker Rodgers Kola has suffered a calf injury that forced him out of KAA Gent's Belgium Jupiler Pro League week one home match against Lierse SK yesterday at Jules Ottenstadion in Ghentbrugge. It is not clear if Kola sustained the injury in training or in Gent's 3-2 home win over Differdange 03 of Luxembourg on his UEFA Europa League...


Viitorul draw 2-2 with Brasov; Steaua sneak past Concordia


Viitorul draw 2-2 with Brasov; Steaua sneak past Concordia Viitorul Constanta 2 - FC Brasov 2 (Liga I, July 23, 2012) A brilliant Mugurel Buga free-kick in the first minute fired Brasov ahead, but Avram Iancu equalised for Viitorul before the break. Steaua Bucuresti 1 - Concordia Chiajna 0 (Liga I, July 23, 2012) Raul Rusescu scored a...


Bonetti denies move on Sunzu


DARIO Bonetti says he has no immediate plans to sign on Chipolopolo and TP Mazembe midfielder Stoppila Sunzu to Romanian club Dinamo Bucuresti. Romanian newspaper Gazata Sporturilor last week quoted Sunzu saying Dinamo were interested in bringing him and three other players Nyambe Mulenga, Rainford Kalaba and Hichani Himoode to the 18-time Romania...


Photographic Exhibition: "Ricardo Alegría - An Intimate View"


The photographic exhibition, "Ricardo Alegría: una mirada íntima" [Ricardo Alegría - An Intimate View] by Chendo Pérez, will take place at the Conde Mirasol Fort Museum in Vieques, Puerto Rico, from July 21 to September 2, 2012. Description: The exhibition revolves around the San Juan habitat that sheltered the intellectual and leading Puerto...