Travel Blogs from Brasov
... the best by far, giving a 360 degree view of the countryside. After the excursion we returned to the hostel to grab our bags and but some food. We definitely over compensated for our lack of food on the last train and bought loads. Then it was off to the train station to get on the train heading for Budapest. Wished we could've had a bit more time in Romania as it was so beautiful, but onwards and ...
... was to our surprise packed. When we reached the main square at the top of the high street dance music was blaring out and everyone was gathered around a stage it turned out to be a guy on an exercise bike doing some sort of exercise class with people in the crowd joining in. Very healthy entertainment for a Saturday night out! We wandered around the black church before deciding to find somewhere for dinner. ...
... rescue. The plan? I was going to drive to Brasov, leave the bike there and catch the train to Budapest.
I was sad to cut the trip short but that only lasted until I got on the bike again with a wet bum, man was my ass happy that we were giving the bike back today, lol. Any case, the lady at the guest house was none too happy about me going up the Transfăgărășan ...
... actually time for dinner when we looked at the clock again. Boring dinner again.
After dinner we went out to look at the Christmas lights and to take pictures. We went by the beautiful tree again and the small market. It was less crowded today because it wasn't a weekend. Then we walked through my favorite lights so far. It is a whole street that is under a canopy of lights. The are all white, some sparkle, and they seem to go on forever. I just really like walking ...
... architecture in a whole new light - the boring Evangelical Church I had passed earlier gained new life as the setting sun set sparkles off a mosaic-tiled roof that I had completely missed earlier, and the bright (and borderline garish) paint on the buildings were washed in an orange-yellow filter that fit everything together in a harmonious harvest palette. It was simply magical.
By this point, I was hankering for food, so I headed to the Hostel employee's recommendation, ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility