The city is located on the Bega river wich is one of the few navigable rivers in Romania. Throught history the city of Timisoara has been under difrent dominatios like the Turkish, Hungarian or Austrian all of these periods contributing significantly to the culture and infrastructure of the city. The first documentary attestation of the city is a bit controversial being placed by specialists either in 1212 or in 1266. In 1175 is mentioned the Timis County, but the sources don’t say wich is the economic and administrative center of the county. Also known as the Cetate – Castrum Temesiense located at the crossroads of commercial and military lines, becoming the main objective of the conflict between Austrians and Turkish armies and then lusted after by Hungaryan aristocracy. The town-planning of Timisoara developed around its fortified center starting in the 18th century.
Drupalcamp Romania’s gold sponsor Hotel Koronna is one of the newest Timişoara four-star hotels, located in a quiet neighborhood, in reachable distance from all important city hubs. By car or taxi you will need 12 minutes to reach the Drupalcamp location, 15 minutes to reach the city center, 30 minutes to the airport, or 10 minutes to the railway station.
The hotel offers you 28 rooms (8 singles, 11 twin, 9 double rooms), non-stop reception, bar and restaurant, inner court terrace, secured and video surveyed free parking lot.
...the bikes offered to you by tBike at this year's Drupalcamp!
There's nothing better than riding an elegant blue bike to a Drupal
Experience the city of Timisoara and the first Drupacamp in Romania with your own bicycle, at your own pace. You can also choose a biker-guide to help you and your friends get the most out of your stay in Timisoara.
He'll show you the landmarks and he’ll tell you everything you want to
know about the city.
Make your stay in Timisoara Drupal-blue-special! tBike is delighted to
help out the Worldwide Drupal Community by offering the conference
attendees 10 bikes. A blue tBike for a true Drupaller!