Azuga

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Azuga
Town

Coat of arms
Location of Azuga
Coordinates: 45°26′42″N 25°33′19″E / 45.445°N 25.55528°E / 45.445; 25.55528Coordinates: 45°26′42″N 25°33′19″E / 45.445°N 25.55528°E / 45.445; 25.55528
Country  Romania
County Prahova County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Constantin Samson (since 2012) (Green Party)
Area
 • Total 83 km2 (32 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 5,213
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Azuga is a town in the mountains of Prahova County in the Wallachian area of Romania. Azuga is found at the base of the Bucegi Mountains. About 5,200 people live in Azuga as of the year 2002. The town is a very busy and active ski resort.