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... As such his son, Vlad, would be known as Dracula- son of Dracul. Also in Romania it means devil rather than meaning dragon and as he struck such fear in so many the name seems aptly fitting. Largely credited with perfecting impaling he was however not the pioneer of this technique. That credit falls to the Turks that held Vlad prisoner for majority of his childhood. He learned the technique from them but wanted to find a way to prolong the punishees life so they felt ...
... Now impaling is comparable to sticking a pig, only that the humans subjected to the act of impaling are still alive: you drive a round sharpened stake into the body from the rear end until it appears again at the mouth. A few hours of agony then lead to the victim’s demise. This practice would be performed by the hundreds on unfortunate enemies, usually in a roadside setting to scare off other prospective intruders. Not a nice thought.
... follow the maps around the museum instead. This museum cost a lot of money to put together and has great reviews on Trip Advisor. The idea behind it is really interesting since they took actual traditional houses from around the country, brought them here, and renovated them. It was confusing to us however, that many of the buildings were locked so we could only see them from the outside. The museum is organized by occupations, so we walked ...
... A shower and wardrobe change is in order. Not much day left but we set to explore the old town. It's pretty cool. We get some Romanian lei to spend. It's 3 lei per $1. Mom checks out the stores and we stop for dinner. Spaghetti and beer. $1 beer! Romanian that is. We were going to see the Black Church which we saw from a distance but ate instead. Now the thunderstorm hits and its really raining, chasing off all the shoppers and diners in the ...
... Next day was castle time...time to see 'rea' transilvania...aka Dracula's castle...aka Bran Castle. Didn't look like much from afar but inside was REALLY cool. Not cos it felt like Dracula's castle but because it felt like A CASTLE! None of the fancy gold mozaic ceilings or ludicrously ornate mirror hallways but a proper "I can defend this place to the death" kinda castle full of the twisty stairways and narrow corridors. It even had a ...