Today I am writing about Cotroceni, the area I moved to recently, because every time I am coming back home, the streets, the tranquility, the scents, the trees, the sense of community and my small welcoming apartment fill me with happiness. Although I love the opportunities and options and the energy that a big city has to offer, I secretly dream of a rural retreat where “I can drink coffee, create stuff and sleep” quoting a recent post of an Instagram acquaintance. 🙂 This neighborhood is an enclave of some kind of slow living, which I craved for, being a rather introvert person, needing from time to time space and solitude to recharge. It’s the closest to a “rural retreat” I can get in the very middle of the city. Therefore I am more than happy …

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