Campina is a city in Prahova county, Wallachia, Romania. In 2006 had a population of 42,473 inhabitants.
AMPLAST a truly natural amphitheater, is located in the city of Campina Prahova Valley and is surrounded by three rivers (Campina Doftana Prahova), which was shaped terrace Câmpina.IstorieCâmpina documentary mentioned in 1503, and in 1593 is recorded as customs point on the road to Transylvania. In 1663 is fair, and in 1864 raised to the rank of city. In 1890, Campina stands first in the country scaffold oil and refinery built in the 1895 Factory “New”, then the largest in Europe. In 1994, Campina was declared a municipality. The town borough status in 1663, develops gradually, benefiting in 1791 the first development of the road on the Prahova Valley, because the Austrian troops.
PersonalităţiÎncepând to 1836, when the poet Caesar Bolliac I. Câmpineanu hosted by progressive landlord, describing the beauties of these places by Campina steps will come and many cultural personalities: Dimitrie Bolintineanu Ion Heliade Radulescu Bogdan Petriceicu Haşdeu, Henry Wadsworth, N. Grigorescu C-tin Istrati Eugene Jebeleanu, etc. Bogza Geo., writers who have linked to the life and work of these lands.