Interesting videos about Romania

While browsing YouTube, I came across some videos about my native country, Romania. I think they are pretty cool and I would like to share a few of them in a blog post. I invite you to check them out and learn some cool facts about Romania.

Eurasia – The History Of Romania
Epimetheus – The History Of Romania In 10 Minutes
POGKPP – History of Romania every year 780 – 2020
Masaman – Are Romanians the Last Real Descendants of the Roman Empire in the Balkans?
Knowledgia – Why did Romania switch sides in WW2?

And one more, to clarify why Italy is not named Romania:

Name Explain – Why Isn’t Italy Named Romania After The Romans?

Eurovision 2019 – Final

Congratulations to the winner of the 2019 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, Duncan Laurence from The Netherlands!

Duncan Laurence – Arcade – Eurovision 2019 winner

Personally, I’m kind of disappointed with the results, but oh well. Also, congratulations to Italy and Russia for winning the second and third place, respectively.

Let me know, in the comments section, what you thought about this edition of the European song contest Eurovision. Who were you rooting for? Are you satisfied with the winner?

Eurovision 2019 – second semifinal

The second semifinal of the 2019 edition of the European song content has just ended. The countries that took part in this semifinal were:

1. Armenia: Serbic – Going Out
2. Ireland: Sarah McTernan – 22
3. Moldova: Ana Odobescu – Stay
4. Switzerland: Luke Hanni – She has me
5. Latvia: carousel – That night
6. Romania: Ester Peony – On Sunday
7. Denmark: Leonora – Love is forever
8. Sweden: John Lundwick – Too late for love
9. Austria: PÆNDA – Boundaries
10. Croatia: Rocco – Dream
11. Malta: Michelle – Chameleon
12. Lithuania: Yuri Veklenko – Run with the Lions
13. Russia: Sergei Lazarev – A scream
14. Albania: Yonida Maliqi – Kethek Tokes
15. Norway: KEiiNO – Spirit in the sky
16. Netherlands: Duncan Lawrence – Arcade
17. Northern Macedonia: Tamara Todevska – Gordana
18. Azerbaijan: Genghis – The Truth

The 10 acts that earned the most points and qualified to participate in the final on Saturday are:

  1. North Macedonia – Tamara Todevska with Proud
  2. The Netherlands – Duncan Laurence with Arcade
  3. Albania – Jonida Maliqi with Ktheju tokës
  4. Sweden – John Lundvik with Too Late For Love
  5. Russia – Sergey Lazarev with Scream
  6. Azerbaijan – Chingiz with Truth
  7. Denmark – Leonora with Love Is Forever
  8. Norway – KEiiNO with Spirit In The Sky
  9. Switzerland – Luca Hänni with She Got Me
  10. Malta – Michela with Chameleon

My favorite song that did not qualify is:

Moldova’s Stay by Ana Odobescu

My favorite song from the ones that made it to the final is:

North Macedonia’s Proud by Tamara Todevska

Let me know who were your favorites in the comments below. Were you disappointed by the results? Even if I was not a fan of Romania’s entry, I am kind of disappointed that my country did not make it into the final. Share your thoughts about the second semifinal.