Romania uses the metric system of weights and measures. Speed and distance are measured in kilometres; goods in kilograms and litres; temperatures in Celsius – Centigrade. Length conversion 1 centimetre = 0.4 inches 1 inch = 2.54 cm 1 metre = 3.3 feet = 1.1 yards = 100 centimetres 1 foot = 0.3 metres 1 […]

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Romanian Language Conversation Guide

Romanian (limba română) is the official language of Romania. The name Romania, and its derivatives, come from the Latin word ‘Romanus’ (citizen of Rome), a legacy of the Roman Empire who took control of ancient Dacia (today Romania) in 106 A.D. Romanian retains a significant number of features of old Latin and also contains words […]

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International direct dialing service is available throughout Romania. Most public telephones require the use of a calling/ telephone card. It is very easy to rent or buy a cellular telephone in Romania. Dialing within Romania: 0 + three digit area code + six digit telephone # when dialing anywhere in the countryside or 0 + […]

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