"There is no such place as Budapest. Perhaps you are thinking of Bucharest, and there is no such place as Bucharest, either." — Robert Benchley
Discover the « Little Paris » of Romania, Bucharest. With Belle Epoque and French style monuments, Bucharest is rich in culture and history. The capital offers so much to its visitors starting with The Old Town which is the most animated part of the city. Home to the Parliament Palace, the heaviest building on Earth, the city is rich in historical monuments, museums and monasteries. Besides the imposing stature of its buildings and monuments, Bucharest has also many gardens and parks like the King Michael I Park. Surrounded by a lake and green areas this may be the perfect area to take a break from the impressive architecture and to enjoy the sunny days.