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  • The city of freedom

    It is iteresting to know that just a century ago, the peiece of thetre censured in other part of Europe was permited here in Arad Theatre. There are two theatre. This is a newest.

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  • Central Park for little children

    You can relax with your children in the park near the Maros River.You can enter in park on scale or on slide

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  • Statue of 13 martirs

    The 13 hungarian (and not only hungarians) generals becomes marthyrs of liberty in Arad in 6 Octrober 1849. In honour of them was sculptured this beautifull groupe of statues.

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  • Lively marketplace

    Markets in Arad are among the most alive places in the world.Try and visit it one of them and you will wish to return again and again

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  • Mist in the mountains

    A broader view of the area of TroasThere is possibility of hiking and even hunts are organized by the local office of forrestry

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  • Hay clay in September

    There are possibilities of hiking and walking up the hills and admire the untouched beauty of the scenery

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Arad Warnings and Dangers

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    by bodo8 Written Apr 25, 2012

    We planned a trip around eastern europe by car, and one of the destinations should have been Transilvania. We entered Romania from Szeged (Hungary), and we decided to spend a logistic night stop in Arad. The first impression after having passed the border was absolutely NOT positive. Be careful, at the border you have to buy a ticket, which allows you to drive in Romania. It costs only few EUR but the waiting time is high (about one hour). During this time you will be really attacked by little kids asking you for money. They are quite aggressive and won't let you go without having paid them!
    Unfortunately that's not all. Once we've arrived in Arad we noticed that something wasn't exactely as expected. Perhaps it was only a bad feeling, but it seemed that everybody was studying us in order to find the right moment to kidnap us. Locals in the hotel confirmed to us that it is a dangerous city. I wouldn't go out alone, expecially in the evening/night.

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  • ..city of romanians...

    Arad (in Hungarian Arad, in German Arad) is a city in Arad (in Hungarian Arad) County of Romania close to the Hungarian border on the right bank of the Mures (Maros) River. The commune contains only the city. The city has got 190.114 inhabitants (29.828 (15,7%) Hungarians, 1992 census). Neighbouring communities are: Iratosu / , Pecica / , Felnac,...

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  • The town has a good strategip...

    The town has a good strategip position been close to another big Transilvanian towns like Oradea or Timisoara , also close to the Hungarian border and the beautifull Transilvanian Alps .

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