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On the second day and the last day we went for a trip to Zarnesti Gorges, near Bran and not far from Brasov.
I've been there some 12-15 years ago when I was a kid and they looked amazing back then. Don't get me wrong, they do look amazing now too, but kind of small, since I have doubled my height :))))
The town of Zarnesti is …
Mainly because I was 200 metres down a salt mine...sorry!!!
I spent the night in a town called Iasi, my sister Donna and her husband Valentino where staying there so I stopped off for the night. So had a nice relaxing evening catching up on things.
We all visited a salt mine in a town called Targo Ocna, quite an amazing place, you get on a bus for the 3.4 ...
... escu; we toured the Palace of Parliament; we took photographs of many buildings in the vicinity of Calea Victoriei, Piata Victoriei (Victory Square), Piata Revolutiei (Revolution Square) and Piata Unitii (Union Square); we walked the area between Piata Universitatii (University Square) and Piata Romana (Romanian Square) near the Inter-Continental Hotel where western journalists viewed some of the fiercest fighting that took place during the 1989 revolution and where at least ...
... train that you could ride to take you to up the hill.. Because we weren't likely the look of the massive hill in front of us as just getting to the tractor was hilly enough. The fortress was less busy which was nice as we were able to explore and look around at our own pace and experience the outstanding views as we climbed to the top. The weather was also cooler today than the other day which made walking up big hills abit less painful. Afterwards we tried our hand at ...
... particularly her experiences in Afghanistan. But I wanted to phrase the question as delicately as possible.
"So, Sarah....is Afghanistan ******?"
Kevin looked a bit shocked at my bluntness, but Sarah had no problem answering.
"Oh man, Afghanistan is so ******! Seriously, there is no hope for that country. Don't believe any of the politicians-there is nothing, absolutely nothing that America or anyone else can do for that country! IT-IS-******."
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Great food, great atmosphere
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