Welcome to Timisoara 13-14 May, 2016.
One of the largest Romanian cities, with a population of 319,279 inhabitants. Timișoara is considered the informal capital city of the historical region of Banat. The city is a candidate for 2021 to become, the European Capital of Culture.
During the Industrial Revolution, numerous modern innovations were introduced. It was the first city in the monarchy with street lighting, and the first city in mainland Europe illuminated by electric LIGHT.