Friends Hostel

Mircea Vulcanescu 114, Bucharest, 10818, Romania | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Bucharest

Day 57: Our hostel might be a homeless shelter

A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber


... font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"># of New beers: 36 (Timisoreana - pretty good flavor)
# of times we did laundry: 2
#of languages we know how to say Butterfly in: 11
# of holes in Amberīs sneakers: 3 ...

Blink and you will miss Romania

A travel blog entry by mergatroid


... included 19 Orthodox Christian Churches, 9 Jewish Synagogues, 3 Protestant churches and 30,000 residences. Construction started in 1983 and by the overthrow of Nicolae Ceausescu in 1989 it had not been completed. Many areas are still not finished. Some of the claims made about the building include it being the world’s most expensive administrative building and the heaviest building.

Ceausescu ...

The long road (3 bags included) to Romania

A travel blog entry by lazycaravan


... down from the northeast and at the bottom of the country makes a turn to head West, effectively forming a big J. Outside of Bucureşti the houses are small, poor, and right on the road. They are interspersed with big furniture shops, McDonalds, etc – in fact the effect reminds me quite a bit of the area outside Denpasar, Bali. Free roaming dogs included. As we get further from the city, and instead drive through villages, it become easier to distinguish the wealthier ...

Budapest to Romania

A travel blog entry by cat2222


... with Fran and we ended up buying a men’s shirt from the bargain sale bin at Debenhams for 40Rons each (about Ģ10).

We met up with Nikki, Claire, Megan and Viena and had some lunch complete with free champagne and a side show of ‘Romania’s got talent’ dancing due to the mall celebrating its 3rd birthday.

After lunch Claire, Nikki and I headed for central Bucharest on the 301 bus – a half hour journey for the ...


A travel blog entry by neorockz

... reached the city centre and decided to get some food. We were looking for something kinda traditional, but as it has been Westernised KFC and McDonalds have taken over. Jacob got mugged off when he bought a burger in KFC, whereas Me and Newlan bought a BigMac meal for the same price! hahahaha he was trying to justify his decision... After munching down, we had a walk around, to be honest there is not much to see in Bucharest, apart from the **** off big Parliament ...

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