Travel Blogs from Bucharest
... ourselves racing to the meeting point, afraid we would miss it but it was closer than we realized and were able to join up. The weather was incredible and perfect for a walk-- over 20•C and clear. We started at the Palace of Parliament (or The People) and heard lots if stories of revolution, Communism, irony, history and unique features of the city. Our guide was fantastic, humorous and easily answered questions-- he kept up a good pace ...
... and 4 lane one way system, making it not a very relaxing situation when you dont know where you are going.
I managed to get my bearings and then drove by dead reckoning to the area in which I thought my hostel to be and parked up to figure out where I was and where I needed to be. And rather amazingly I was parked right outside my hostel!! I had found it by my navigation skills, or luck? Haha
My first night ...
... in some hostel in some other town. How depressing. When I got back to the hostel, some of the others had managed to drag themselves to the lounge and then we discovered it was actually Ronans birthday. Bad news. No more quiet night in. There was no way we could let him go for a beer on his own on his birthday. Before we knew it, we were watching girls in black underwear dance on a bar and it was 4am. Well played Bucharest, well ...
... after a 12 and a half hour flight. Information leads us to a ground-level lobby, and we find our connection to Bucharest on the board, and the gate number, but the gates run out before we get to ours. Then realize we have to get a shuttle bus to 2F. It is too hard to pass through immigration to make sure our bags have been transferred, so punt high and get on the bus. We then have a third-world experience going around all sorts of service areas etc, ...
... hearts through its landmarks, its interesting history of communism, and unique culture.
4. Slovenia - a querky, friendly little country that possesses so much beauty in a small area.
5. Macedonia - an untouristy, yet interesting Balkan country, which I am sure will develop into one of the must see destinations of Europe.
Every traveller has a difference experience when visiting cities of the world. Rating our favourite cities was difficult and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking