Romania is a country located in Southeastern Europe, bordered by Ukraine, Moldova, Hungary, Serbia, and Bulgaria. It has a population of around 19 million people and the official language is Romanian.
Romania has a rich history, with evidence of human habitation dating back to the Neolithic era. It was part of the Roman Empire, and later was ruled by the Ottoman Empire, as well as various other countries and kingdoms. Romania became an independent state in 1878, and a republic in 1947.
The country has a diverse landscape, with the Carpathian Mountains running through the center of the country, and the Danube Delta, the second-largest river delta in Europe, located in the northeastern part of the country.
Romania is known for its picturesque medieval towns, such as Sighișoara, the birthplace of Vlad the Impaler, also known as Dracula, and the painted monasteries of Bucovina. It is also known for its stunning natural scenery, including the Danube Delta, the Carpathian Mountains and the Black Sea coast.
In terms of economy, Romania is a developed country with a mixed economy, which is the seventh-largest in the European Union by nominal GDP and an economy heavily oriented toward foreign trade.
Romania is also a member of the European Union, NATO and the United Nations, among other international organizations.