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After staying the night in Brasov we visited Bran Castle in Transylvania. Originally built in the
1300's, it has had a lot of additions and refurbishing over the centuries and was used as a royal residence up until 1947. The rooms were quite small for a castle and there were doorways everywhere and I really enjoyed looking through it even though it was really busy. Luckily, we ...
Waking to the sound of pouring rain is just about the worst start to the day for bikers. Add to that an imperative to get on the road and you have a recipe for a distinct lack of enthusiasm. By the time we had made ourselves fit for being seen in public the deluge had abated. The breakfast was good, the coffee strong and the rain stopped, enthusiasm almost returned
In full wet gear we set off into the Timisoara traffic expecting ...
... later with a change over cylinder. Fantastic and off we
set very grateful for their help.
However whilst we were stuffing around time had marched on
and when we crossed into Romania we were in for a big shock. Romania is
definitely the poor peripheral country, road were not so good and the traffic a
little more random.
The first town is dominated by a coal burning power station
and the place just looked like we had seen in India. So we pushed ...
Holy fire and brimstone! I made it almost to the bus station when it just poured. I ran across this intersection where the wind was pushing the rain and me. My entire lower left side was soaked. Eventually the right lower part of my body became wet. I looked like a soaked rat when I arrived at the train station. Luckily I have extra clothing so I ...
... was no cucumber. I went back to the hostel and read a book. I also conversed with a Moldovan who works at the hostel. I talked with her some last night. I heard some German so I asked this girl if she were from German. She isn't but she lives in Austria near the German border. I spoke to her for about 30 mins in German. It was really nice. I miss conversing in German. My hostel person suggested where I should go to dinner. ...