TripAdvisor Reviews Deima Kaliningrad
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... somewhere we can sleep – a town in southern Romania called Craiova, but again it has been a long day of travelling and we settle in way after midnight to a chorus of barks from the local dogs.
In the morning, after a little lie-in and a wifi stop, we head on to Sibiu, a beautiful little camp-site in the mountains. Here we manage a chilled-out evening and even a proper shower before a peaceful nights’ sleep.
Before leaving Sibiu we visit ...
... sorry if I spelt that wrong, then went back to Mirek's apartment via an off licence to get and, to drink quite a lot more beer. During the evening we had a lot of fun, took some pics, and at some point decided to go get hotdogs. They said I could wait there, but I insisted I came along, they had not let me pay for anything, and that I should at least buy the hotdogs
Leszek and I slept on the bed, whilst I assume Mirek slept on the couch.
... was hungry so we stopped just over the border for lunch.
Now after lunch we had to find a secret HQ. HHCIB?
Well it turns out harder than you might think.
Our sat navs started fighting again, we were zooming in on maps, went down dead ends, got quite close at one point, then turned away.
It was when Andrei's sat nav said more off road, it was getting dark, that we pinpointed as best we could exactly where it ...
... enjoyed the sunshine and feel no sadness with leaving tomorrow morning! Would I recommend it to fellow-travellers? I’m not sure – if you want to visit just to “tick that box”, then go for it! But, it is part of Russia, so it requires the complicated Russian Visa, though for holders of an EU Passport, you can get a 3-day Transit Visa, which is more than enough time!
... very little international travel. New language, new food, new vistas etc. The people are fantastically generous. We look forward to keeping you posted with our posts.
Liliya & Curtis
* Moscow Rules # 2 Technology will always let you down
* Moscow Rules # 3 Murphy was right