Pitesti is a city in Romania, located on the Argeș River. The capital and largest city of Argeș County, it is an important commercial and industrial center, as well as the home of two universities. Pitești is situated in the historical region of Muntenia. It lies on the A1 freeway connecting the city directly to the national capital Bucharest, being an important railway junction, with a classification yard in nearby Bălilești. The city is a marketing center for the automotive industry, in particular Automobile Dacia.

For additional information about Romania and Pitesti, see:
http://www.turism.ro/english/factual.php or http://www.visit-romania.ro