Lesser Visited Bucharest: Piata Obor

Our first visit to the huge Bucharest market at Obor would have been some time early in the summer of 1998. We were looking for one of those little metal devices you shoved into your television cable in order to get free HBO. In those days that’s the kind of place Obor was: a byword… Continue reading Lesser Visited Bucharest: Piata Obor

Up the Pantelimon Art Tower

At the invitation of the wonderful people at Make a Point, Bucharest Life (accompanied by Little Miss Bucharest Life) was earlier today lucky enough to be amongst the first members of the public to scale the Pantelimon Art Tower. One of the most original projects to be seen in this city for many a day,… Continue reading Up the Pantelimon Art Tower