Hotel Excelsior Timisoara
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- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
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What a neat city! We didn't have a great first impression, since the taxi that took us from the train station to the hostel tried to charge us the equivalent of $120 for a 7 minute cab ride in the Romanian currency (we ended up paying 10 euros which was like 5x too much anyways but better than 100!) Fortunately, things only improved from there, and we had only positive experiences with cab ...
... the three synagogues are even open and they don't have regular services there as it's mostly used for performances. The other one we saw is not open at all, but still belongs to the Jewish community for them to do what they wish with it.
As we rode through the different districts, we noticed a vast difference in architecture between the baroque style and more recently built structures from the communist era, which were quite plain. ...
... nothing more than major construction sites. It was a jarring visual, especially when our first experience with a Timisoara plaza was Piata Victoriei, a long and beautiful pedestrian zone packed with outdoor terraces, fountains, and greenery. It's one of the prettiest pedestrian zones you'll find anywhere in Europe, and is prime people-watching territory.
Seeing the number of gorgeous buildings around Piata Unirii and Libertatii, we ...
Highlight of the day for me was at the Hungary/Romania border, got asked for the bike docs by a Romanian border guard, I gave him an A4 receipt from the hotel in Brno (Written in English) he had a good look and than passed it back with a cheery "Thanks"
... I pull out my Surface and connect to the wifi and try to figure out what’s going on. The website I was looking at is autogara.ro, which is the national website for buses in Romania. Sure enough, it lists the same buses I saw last night. This time I note in particular which station/location they are supposed to be at. Most of them list Autotim SA as the station, which is the second station I’ve visited. I also note the names of the companies so I can ...