Travel Blogs from Sighetu Marmatiei
... the planet. Highlighted by the beautiful wooden churches, with their tall spires and intricately carved gates that were sprinkled throughout the region. The main church was surrounded by lush gardens and traditional Romanian buildings, perfect for an evening of exploration off the beaten track. Dinner was a unique experience at the Casa Lurca restaurant. With very little English spoken by the staff, Rose and I eventually ordered ...
... the little old lady’s photo against the traditional decorated well in the yard.
At Caribaba, we pass a church with lots of people all in National Dress, and we see people walking. One feature of the national dress is a slipper that’s tied at the back with a thong. Some were zigzagged up the leg, and worn with socks. According to tradition, the younger girls had brighter and lighter colours, and as the women get older the colours get darker, until ...
Maramureş - Botiza
Maramures is a region in Northwestern Romania of Carpathian hills and green valleys, somewhat isolated by high mountain passes. Largely agricultural and known for its unique wooden churches, it promotes its "medieval peasant past," as the communist industrial drive missed this part of the country!
- The drives themselves
- The hospitality at Pension ...
A new and surprising accomodation in Maramures.
Situated at 6 km from Sighetu Marmatiei town centre, Amizadil guesthouse provides 2 bedrooms (4 places), at 30 euro/room (breakfast included), 2 bathrooms, lounge, 2 terraces, nature (the property covers 8000 sqm of trees and flowers). ...
... are at 10:00 am. We look forward to seeing people we have known for the 17 years we have been coming to this area. Breakfast was served in the suite that the Scharpens were staying in. Ivan Yurishko made sure that we are well cared for. The suite is called the Presidential Suite and is no doubt the nicest hotel room in town. It is really nice under and set of standards. Khust has come a long way. When we first came here in 1992 ...
How has this hostel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed