Facilities are available at most large hotels.
Kappa and PC-Net are two
of the biggest of the 250-odd ISPs. The former has open-air terminals
at Strada Paulescu Nicolae 9, Bucharest, while the latter is at
Strada Calderon Jean Louis 1-5, Bucharest. Sweet Internet
Cafe, Strada Maria Rosetti 7-9, Bucharest (tel: (21) 212
4111) has 24hour access, as do some others of Bucharest’s
many Internet cafes.
Telegram facilities are available at post offices and a night telegram
service (2000-0700) is available in Bucharest. Telegrams are cheap
and efficient form of international communication from Romania.
international code: 00
Public telephones are extensively available and can be used for
direct international calls. Hotels often impose a high service charge
for long-distance calls, but usually do not charge for local calls.
GSM 900/1800 networks.
Network operators include:
Airmail to Western Europe takes one week. Post offices are open
daily, as well as on Saturday mornings.
English newspapers and publications include:
There are a great number of daily and weekly newspapers published
in Romanian, Hungarian and German.
From time to time the radio frequencies change and the most up to
date information can be found online:
World Service can be received.
of America can be received