Timisoara Timisoara is a city in thewest of Romania. It hasalways been the richestcity because of thecultural minorities of Germans, Hungarians,Serbians and Austriansand the favorable position.It has the first beer houseof the historical Hungary and then of Romania, andit was the first city to be illuminated by lamps, thangas and finally electricity. It’s the only city inEurope that has state theaters in Romanian,Hungarian and German.Celebrations
One of the main celebrations in Timisoara is The Romania Day, on the 1
of December.We remember the revolution of 89’, whichstarted from Timisoara, when communismfailed and the last dictator was killed.We celebrate that day by bringing crowns of flowers at the Heroes Cemetery, where people whofought against Ceausescu’s army are buried.
We celebrate Christmas on the 25 of December, we stay with our families andthe girls help grandma in the kitchenwhile the boys drink homemade brandy,made by grandpa, and eat Romanianbacon. The kids enjoy their new toysbrought by Santa. The dinner is made of Sarmale, soup, homemade pork sausageslike Cartabos or Sangerete, and porkroast. The old ones prepare for winterplum brandy in the summer and the pig