Cocor Spa Hotel
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... first to Tulcea, then visit the ancient Roman town of Histria upon our return. But we decided, for various reasons to stop at Histria first. As we arrived, one of the cruise busses was just finishing their visit. We bought our tickets and headed towards the old Roman city.
Although many reviews state that the site is small and of limited interest, we really enjoyed our visit there. The ruins are extensive, covering the equivalent of several city ...
To be frank there was little to see or do here - the port itself was less than inviting with huge Shipyard signs and lots of derelict looking ships. It is the largest port on the Black Sea and one of the largest ports in Europe. The City itself wasn't much better with many old buildings in various states of disrepair and ruin although we were told the Council was working on having them restored. Given ...
... boxing up the bikes but got stuck when one stubborn pedal couldn't be removed. They were getting ready to walk to a bike-shop to have it removed. Dave came to the rescue and was able to remove it.
The girl at the front desk told us it was our lucky day as she gave us the suite with Jacuzzi. Someone had requested our other room. We were stoked.
We asked the girl at the desk to make sure we have a van to take us to 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.
... the police station, then Pav and Raju drove back to Slovakia to check every service station. A night of little sleep and James went off to the embassy first thing. He got an emergency passport and we booked him a flight back to London. We estimate that within a week he can get a new passport and some priority visas. We dropped him at Budapest airport and then didn't stop driving until we got to Constanta 17 hours later. We drove the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking