Casa Anglia with Visions of Romania
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Forgot to mention an incident at the lunch in the village. After enjoying schnapps and wine Heather saw what she thought was a rabbit. After investigating, it was a dog. Thus the story of the TBR (Transylvanian Barking Rabbit ) was born. Not sure how much wine she had had. Every time we see a dog we refer to it as aTBR. We have visited many medieval citadels, old churches and fortified castles built high on hills with watchtowers. Each is different in its own way and interesting. In Viscri ...
Sibiu was a quaint town with a surprisingly beautiful central square hidden behind the walls of the old city. We stayed at a hostel a couple minutes from the city and were basically the only guests aside from a Danish guy named Andreas who was travelling in the opposite direction. We all went out for supper and got traditional food (except for the vegetarian who ate polenta and cheese with sour cream, which ...
... was on that day so we just had a bit of a walk around by ourselves.
Arrangements were made to meet our guide at 8.30 am, room phone was ringing, all dark outside, turned out Romania was on daylight saving time and it was 7.30 am. We did wonder why the clocks around town were the "wrong time" and also why everyone was eating dinner so early when we walked into restaurant at 7.45pm our time. Breakfast was going along normal ...
... Romania is not part of the Schengen Zone and so the border with Hungary is more substantial. We even have to show our passports.
*The Romanian language seems easier to pronounce than that of the countries we have recently visited.
* At 11.15 am it is already 33 degrees. Air con is on.
*As we enter Romania, the roads deteriorate, horse & carts compete for road space ...
... sky, I was seconds too early on catching the ominous flash of lightning that danced behind it. Appropriate. The lobby featured a few taxidermy tragedies and a crooked Hieronymous Bosch painting - also kind of appropriate.
Despite the rain, Ellen and I went exploring; many stayed at the hotel. The few who did come with us decided to part from us at some point, afraid we'd get in trouble for visiting a church (whose ...
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