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... and artefacts all over the place! Old Roman wall and remains of old port facilities complete with mosaic pavement. A visit to the city Orthodox Cathedral followed. Much smaller than others we have see but beautiful. Our guide is the daughter of a priest and she talked about how the church was used as a weapon against the people during the communist regime - ...
... Over time the Danube and the Black Sea silted up and changed course so that they were no longer near the town. Thus the town eventually collapsed.
The ruins were very interesting with rows of houses and warehouses. This was a very active commercial town. There were cisterns and aqueducts to bring in water. This town is about 1 hour outside of present day Constanta. Tomorrow onto Nessebur, Bulgaria.
... it could be. A seafood lunch is included, but because of my dislike of fish, I was lucky enough to get a cold cut platter instead. Rox braves it; when they set down her lunch of pickled herring, pike and salmon roe, I had to move a few tables over. I swear she was sweating seafood from her pores (sorry seafood lovers!) I could barely take the 2hr return trip - I love her anyway! Tomorrow is an "at sea" day and then our next stop is Batumi, ...
... are a few olive plantations too. There are also orchards of apples and stone fruit. Many herds of dairy cows, we have camped where they came past us at milking time, and lots of mobs of goats, very few sheep. L wants to know what the collective noun is for a group of goats: We had a murder of crows in the trees above us one evening and L dam near murdered them, gosh were they noisy. Storks nest on top of lamp posts and power poles, and sometimes chimneys. Most ...
... a part of the communist block and was considered behind the Iron curtain. In December 1989 a bloody revolution began and the communist government of Nicolae Ceausescu was over thrown. Today we met a 40 year old very articulate man who recounted his involvement in the revolution. He recounted his involvement of the December 21 uprising in Bucharest where 1000 people were killed including ...