in central-eastern part of Europe bordering Bulgaria (to the
south), Republic of Moldova and Ukraine (to the east), the Black
Sea (to the south-east),
Ukraine (to the north), Hungary (to the
north-west), Serbia (to the south-east).
consists of 3 large provinces called Muntenia (Wallachia),
Transilvania (Transylvania) and Moldova (Moldavia).
divided into 41 judete (counties) plus Bucharest (the capital
lies in Muntenia province, in Dâmbovita county that borders
Brasov (to the north), Prahova (to the east), Arges (to the
west), Teleorman and Giurgiu (to the south) and Ilfov (to the
is the county residence city or the so-called county capital.