In ancient times the Greeks traded in the area, but it was the arrival of the Romans in 101 BC that really left a mark.
One of the few good things to happen during the communist period was that Romania developed one of the strongest women's sports programs in the world.
Romanian gymnasts are the most famous, but Romanian women athletes also won many titles in track, swimming, diving, and other sports.
Sexy Romanian girls know the risks of even talking about such things.
Even educated, cosmopolitan Romanian women may seem superstitious, but most Romanian brides see it differently.
But Romanian women did not simply accept their fate.