ghidul traseelor de transport in comun (1973)

excerpts from a public transportation guide.

no quarter

09.11.09, 7:05am,
author unknown

Bucharest on British Pathe

some amazing historical images of Bucharest on the British Pathe website.
Some examples:
here you can see sala palatului, casa presei, piata unirii and lido hotel swimming pool in 1961
here a massive snowfall from 1969 with a brilliant commentary (in Romanian)

(via la pas)

Maria Tanase lived and worked in Bucharest

Maria Tanase din Bucuresti

[via br3b]
[photo taken from this wonderful collection]