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I wasn't sure how today would go, but it turned out to be a fine day … after a rocky start. The first rockiness was when our brekkies arrived at 6:45am, instead of the 7-7:30am we had requested. Not bad, but we were still in bed. I also had a bit of tummy issues in the morning, so I was nervous about being out all day. Next, we were scheduled the be met by the car rental people, but we weren’t exactly sure where. We went through immigration and ...
... 160;We passed over a canal which connected The Black Sea to The Danube and, of course, had to stop and take pictures. In Constanta itself we visited an eclectic range of sites: a mosque, a church, casino and upmarket beach resorts. The gap between the wealthy and poor was apparent everywhere as was rubbish and terrible drivers blatantly flaunting a disregard of basic road rules and common sense. However, we ...
... No sooner had I said that, large rain drops appeared on the windshield. Junko screamed:"we should have taken a van". For 5 minutes it rained hard then stopped and the wind blew the boxes dry by the time we arrived at the airport.
The driver asked for a lot more than the hotel had told us it would be. Dave dealt with him and offered a lot less. When the driver came down to the original 150 lei Junko had agreed to pay, he said okay. The airport ...
... be the baby bottle for infants. I'm sure you can pick it out in the pictures below.
Romania is a poor country. Much of the architecture was built during the Soviet regime, and consists of large blocks of apartments with no style at all, and now in sad repair. The guide often spoke of the time 'after the fall of the USSR' or 'during the time of Communist rule', or 'when we were under Kruschov'. I don't think we'll be coming back.
... whole convoy, which was now 8 cars, pulled over and we started to search the car. This was clearly the main route into Romania as more and more teams stopped on their way past. They all first checked their passports but then couldn't do much more other than watch us strip everything out of our car. The other teams all went on as we headed back to Budapest. The hotel we had stayed at was amazing and helped us search the rooms and the bins. James ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking