Crystal Palace Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... it attracts big spenders to its many gambling casinos. And it still has lots of corruption.
It has many, many museums and universities.
The palace that Ceausescu built as a home for himself and his wife is second in size to the Pentagon. It now houses the Romanian Parliament which uses only 500 of the 3000 rooms it contains. The huge balcony along the front was for him to give speeches to the people. He never did. The only person ever to ...
... we hit Romania. Yes, it has also some impressive highways, but they aren't all finished. They are in segments throughout the country. It is so bizarre. You would get on the A1, see signs of how many kilometres to Bucharest and think "Okay, we can drive 500 km in no time", drive for a few kilometres at a wonderfully high speed on a new road, and then have to return back to roads where the speed limit is 50 km/h maximum, driving through every ...
... turning to their autumn colours. We thought we saw a black bear but on closer inspection it was only an old dog lumbering along. A visit inside the summer residence of the Kings of Romania was not possible due to the winter timetable commencing that day but a stroll through some of the beautiful gardens was a peaceful end to a long day. We had a wet drive to Bucharest but it didn't stop us from visiting ...
... help it out and got it into the toilet section and then into the entrance only to find……….its nest was right above the entrance door! Never mind, mine were good intentions! I had a life breathing shower and a welcome shave. I almost felt human again….Almost. I sat with Will and watched the World Cup.
On an entirely different note, there are some lovely birds in this ...
... a cab and took a LONG ride to the 'Museum of Romanian Peasant'. Well, actually, the cabbie took us to the WRONG Museum, so we had to walk about 2 miles to get to the right one. By this time my dogs were barking. These expensive KEEN shoes BITE! Ohhhhh, how I wish that I had my non-water proof comfy shoes,...or even my sandals! Anyway,...the Museum was interesting, although very different. A few years ago, it won 'BEST' Museum in Europe. It was mainly comprised ...