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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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- Free parking
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Constanta, Romania is situated at the crossroads of several commercial routes. It lies on the western coast of the Black Sea, 185 miles from the Bosphorus Strait near Turkey. It is an ancient metropolis and Romania's largest sea port, Constanta traces its history some 2500 years ago. Originally called Tomis, legend has it that Jason landed here with the the Argonauts after finding the Golden Fleece.
It is one of ...
... a win-win. Honey for sale everywhere on the roadside and very healthy crops our farmers would be pretty happy with. On our approach to Lochel (small town in the mid north for those not familiar with South Aus) I asked Darren to pull over so I could take a photo. Whilst I am taking the photo Darren the real horticulturalist gets a closer look at the weeds growing throughout the sunflower crop.
... with the hosts of our pension under their walnut tree. Imre, a retired Greek Catholic priest, and his wife Eva served us home distilled apricot brandy and we shared a bottle of Hungarian wine. We learned that Greek Catholic priests can marry and the two had seven daughters! They spoke only a little German and the conversation was a bit 'bumpy' but there were lots of smiles and a lot of understanding!
We set the watches one hour forward ...
DAY 40 – April 21, 2015
The cold 'snap' has followed us to Constanta but we will not let it deter us.
So we walked the city plus the beach and marina areas. There is always a sense that you are in an old Communist era city ...... dull and grey. However you can see the beginning of a rebirth with the refurbishment of some glorious old buildings, creating walking streets and ...
11/15/14 Constanta, Romania
After we ran through the cold and wind to get back on the ship, I warned Bruce that we probably wouldn't want to go on the 4 hour walking tour of Constanta, which is further north and forecast to be colder. We’d pay but we wouldn’t go. He said to try it out, that Gail would probably feel the same way, but that we should try it. In the end we might all pay $25 to go back into our beds!