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Travel Blogs from Cluj-Napoca
... br> I must say that in a way, this trip has made me more of a misanthrope than before. I felt like a lot of the people I met were the same, there to have the experience of their lifetime, travelling thousands of miles to do so, but always gravitating towards the cultural imports from the West in their need of reassurance that they are doing something extraordinary, yet comfortable and safe. Pretending to want to get to know "other cultures" because they ...
... Hotel Napoca" I decided to give thta a miss so found something else quite decent for £20 a night....checked out the "Hotel Napoca" it's now a 4 star palace....
I picked Cluj because it's a big town & I need a rear tyre for the bike, it now slides all over the place in the wet and as I'm seeing more rain I want to change it.....soon! It won't last another 500 miles anyway.
So check out the scenery in the photos....
We stopped for some well needed ice coffees and walked around the city for the evening.
We ate some really good traditional Romanian food. Peter had duck with carmelised red cabbage and Ania ordered chicken with their very popular polenta. You seem to get this a lot with most meals.
All in all very nice city to look at.
Cluj-Napoca has a long history, dating back to AD 106. The city has a large Hungarian minority, which is the largest minority in the country. In Cluj, nearly 16% of the population is Hungarian. Cluj is very close to the Romanian-Hungarian border ...
... voice than the rest of the minorities. They seem to be much prouder and to have a much deeper conviction to maintaining their distinct Hungarian identity.
Cluj surprised us with snow as we arrived, causing our city tour to be quite a biting one. Nonetheless, Cluj is a very picturesque city. Although there are clear divides ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet