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... lounge, we started walking to the Parliament gigantic building. What should've been a 10-minute walk turned out to be a 40 minutes of walking in 50 centimeters of snow (although we were properly dressed).
We've NEVER experienced such low temperatures before.
The Parliament building was enormous and the tour was lovely.
We then returned back to the hotel using a rip-off cab, had some food and headed back to the old town, ...
... but we actually sampled some while we were making our own dinner and the men were occupied with the tv. It was delicious. It had such a rich flavor of olives and vegetables that had been cooking together for a long time. These men sure know how to cook. Then something weird happened while we were eating at the table. A man came in, took a bucket off the floor and put it on the table. He got a plate and proceeded to open the bucket and take out about ...
... Railways. The other one I had to rebook in Budapest anyway. And the third ticket that they would have sold me for 100 just for the reservation fee and not including the ticket price, came to 70 all inclusive and was easily bought in the station in Bucharest.
10) Use google translate to learn the essential words of a language. They are: ‘Hello’, ‘Excuse ...
... No one knew how look it would take for the bus to arrive to pick us up. "10 minutes" seemed to be the normal response when a conductor or train guard was asked the question about how till the bus arrived. In the end the time given by the guards seemed to come from a random number generator, it all just meant that patience was required. I think we waited for the bus for about an hour.
The bus wasn’t overly comfortable but did the ...
... setup he forgot to tell us the punchline. After about 3 minutes of trying to explain he forgot to finish the joke, he finally made it there. We were all relieved that this one actually landed!