Hotel Ferdinand Baile Herculane
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... Food has been v good. We have eaten a lot of food we have never heard of or seen before. Portions are good. It's fun to explore new foods. Judy our finicky eater is finding things she likes. Again, the wait staff goes out of their way to make sure we get what we want. So much for Sunday on the Danube. I'll be back in touch after we spend tomorrow in Belgrade ...
... t. My resolve hardened after 25mıles as I got more comfortable on the saddle.
The scenery turned ımpressıve, stunnıng shear clıffs eıther sıde of a huge rıver. It remınded me of scenes ın Lord of the rıngs wıth the two kıngs eıther sıde of a water fallÁ Oddly we found a face carved ınto the stone along the sıde on the ...
Romania eases by on the right bank of the Danube while Serbia slowly flows in to my memory on the left. Me, I'm sitting in the sun on the top deck of the ship. On this day we will experience the Iron Gates where the river narrows and the Carpathian Mountains soar (or at least rise up higher than the rolling farm lands we have been enjoying since Vidin).
The Iron Gates are a beautiful series of gorges with a couple of locks and a hydroelectric ...
... We leave our ship and head by bus for the short drive to a modernistic Catholic church. We pass numerous decaying buildings and factories that have been abandoned. The area is far from prosperous according to appearances. The church, however, is quite lovely with modern ...
... got us to Ponicova near the top where we started the exhilarating downhill fly into Dubova. The climb took us inland around a 200 meter narrow gorge. Dubova waterfront is a resort-like town, loaded with hotels and restaurants. Hotels and restaurants have been few and far between until here.
Tallest Sculpture in Europe
We continued on to another narrowing of the gorge. A few kilometers further, we stopped briefly to admire the ...
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- Room service
- Free parking