Location: Southern Romania Elevation: 190 - 295 ft (55 - 90 m) Size: City of Bucharest - 88 sq.miles (228 sq.km); Bucharest Metropolitan area - 587 sq.miles (1,521 sq.km) Inhabited since: 500 BC First documented: 1459 AD Population: 1.921 milion Known for its wide, tree-lined boulevards, glorious Belle Époque buildings and a reputation for the high life (which in the 1900s earned its nickname of "Little Paris"), Bucharest, Romania's largest city and capital, is today a bustling metropolis.Romanian legend has it that the city of Bucharest was founded on the banks of the Dambovita River by a shepherd named Bucur, whose name literarily means "joy." His flute playing reportedly dazzled the people and his hearty wine from nearby vineyards endeared him to the local traders, who gave his name to the place.Address: Piata Presei Libere 1 (as it is still universally known) was designed by architect Horia Maicu.The building is a smaller replica of the Lomonosov University in Moskow - Russia (inaugurated in 1953).That same year, Pelé was elected Athlete of the Century by the International Olympic Committee.
He was listed in the Guinness World Records for most career goals scored in football for this.#whentheboughbrreaks #itallwentwrong #september9th Great press day with my co-stars @morrischestnutofficial and @jaz_sinclair for @whenboughbreaks.Thank you @embreetheory and @reaannsilva for making being my glam squad today.As you can see, she's still one of the funniest people in Hollywood! I can't breathe." Having fun in between takes with @morrischestnutofficial on the set of @whenboughbreaks. #whentheboughbreaks #september9th #itallwentwrong Thank you @betawards for such an amazing night And thank you @embreetheory for hair, @autumnmoultriebeauty for makeup and @waymanandmicah for styling.Dress by @elisabettafranchi jewels by @annesisteron clutch by @emmkuony gracias to wonderful night.