The national capital Bucharest is located 270 miles (435 kilometers) southeast of Curtici.
Visiting just one town or city, no matter how popular, will only ever furnish you with a glimpse into the broader rhythms and life-ways of a region. So allow time to enjoy Western Romania's other cities, attractions and landscapes. Vinga, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and Lipova, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest of Curtici are also waiting to be discovered.
When it's time to explore beyond Curtici, check out the nearest regional city. Arad lies 12 miles (19 kilometers) away and is home to sights like Arad Fortress, Piata Avram Iancu and Arad Theatre. If you have enough time, check out Piata Libertatii, Arad City Hall and New Orthodox Cathedral before returning to Curtici.
Visitors in Western Romania often head to the region's gardens. No matter what your spiritual beliefs, you're sure to enjoy in Western Romania's churches and other sites of spiritual significance.
A fun way to enjoy the great outdoors in Western Romania is to sign up for a caving or mountain biking adventure. Western Romania is a good place join a number of guided nature walks and winery tours that are on offer.
When it comes time to finish up and say "La revedere", you'll be loaded with photos, mementos and memories to last a lifetime.