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... machinery and the Romanian version of the haystack is the hayman – it is made
by hand not machine.
*Our destination for tonight is Dej and it is sadly not the rural idyll we hoped. It is a busy little place without too many facilities. We eat yet another pizza supper in a small restaurant in the old town centre.
* More World Cup football on TV - Germany v Brazil.
... pull out window T.T. I didn't realize this until towards the end of the train ride; better late than never!
The hotel is pretty close to the train station, but the neighborhood is extremely sketchy. There is a corner where kids wait and approach asking for money. They look about 5-7 years old.
Checking in was pretty straight forward. Air conditioning cost extra, so we plan to just sleep without sheets.
-- Ryan L.
... also was cash only (though they said in the next few weeks they would start accepting VISA payments).
We passed by a few religious buildings, the town theater, the city’s central square, and a memorial. The main part of Cluj-Napoca is relatively small and we walked around most of the town within the afternoon. We stopped by McDonalds to get a meal because it comes with a free World Cup Coca-Cola souvenir glass =).
-- Ryan L.
... Our adventure ended there, we turned around and headed back as the sun was setting. We were driven via a lookout of the city lit up at night time which is quite beautiful then we went to the mall (which is ginormous) to go to the supermarket where Cata went crazy with choosing local and imported beers for us to spend the week taste testing before heading back to their place to meet Rovi's friend and we all had a feast and a taste test of all the beers! We all watched ...
... that the world isn't such an unfriendly place after all, no matter how far away from "home" you happen to be. Still, you will be out of your comfort zone quite often, and you will find out that you can handle a lot more that you thought you could.
As far as the places I've seen, I have said most that's to be said already. One thing I regret was not spending more that 3 days in Cambodia, since I had to make a choice and I chose Songkran in Chiang ...