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The cruise part of this holiday has come to an end. After breakfast we disembarked the ship and boarded a coach for the drive through the Romanian countryside to Brasov. It was a long day. We were not expecting to spend all day travelling but as it is Saturday and the last weekend of the school holidays the traffic was very heavy and at time very …
... the father of Vlad Tepes, spent his youth at the royal court and later distinguished himself as a brave knight in the fight against the Ottoman Empire.
For his deeds, the Order of the Dragon was bestowed upon him, hence the title Dracul (the Latin word for dragon is draco). While in medieval lure dragons served as symbols of independence, leadership, strength and wisdom, the biblical association of the devil with the serpent that tempted Adam and Eve ...
... most dramatic part of this trip to Dracula country. We bought tickets from Istanbul to Bucharest, Romania for our Orient express rail adventure. This couldn't have been further from reality. The journey started as a 10.00pm bus from Istanbul. At about 1.30 we arrived somewhere, we didn't know where. Everyone put off the bus and into a run down railway waiting room, we wait, wondering and waiting . . . . is this where we finally get on a ...
... and tone.
The carved wooden altar is a masterpiece and makes even the unfaithful want to sit in the front pew to digest it all.
The pipe organ is immense and has sent up little enclaves of pipes all over the church. I’m looking forward to hearing it in action. There’s apparently only one family in town that can play this monster.
The church was built to fit 5,000 people even though at the time there ...
... Impaler didn't actually live in Transylvania. So for all the tourists who flock to Bran Castle every year for its Dracula connection, I hate to break it to them, but they're in the wrong place. Not that I think anyone really cares, and to be fair, Bran Castle does look like a spooky Dracula castle. But that's only from the outside. Inside, it's just another nice-looking Saxon castle with a token dead bear flattened on the carpet. Also, once inside, they have a tiny museum ...