Mercy! I have no idea where this website got their figures, but I assume they are true: The value of Romania’s fast food industry exceeds 2 billion Euros per year, whilst the total amount of cash spent to burn the junk food calories barely reaches 300 million. KFC Romania, for instance, is cashing in on 131.000 Euros per day, that is an increase of 13 … Continue reading Hai Sa Ne Ingrasam!
A few years ago, my verrah own mother came to visit me here in Romania. And despite trying and eating homemade foods here as well as at “proper” sit-down restaurants, she kept returning over and over again to the fast food. It’s easy to understand why, even if the food isn’t of the highest quality nor is really cheaper than other places to eat. It … Continue reading Fast Food: Fattening Feasting Fun
One of the interesting things about traveling is that around the globe, different people have different slang abbreviations for McDonald’s, the multinational fast food empire. I know a lot of people are familiar with calling the outlets “Mickey D’s” in the United but did you know that in Australia it’s called Macca’s? Or that in Japan they call it “Makku”? Well in Romania, it’s called … Continue reading Slang Word of the Day: Mec