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... to the likes of White Snake, Queen and Nirvana. It was a laugh. Of course, we did the obligatory visit to Bran Castle (to which we decided against entering into an hour long queue, opting instead for the weekend market and local fudge) and also a visit to the much less renovated and much quieter Rasnov Fortress. As you can probably tell, we really enjoyed our stay in Brasov, so we tried our luck finding some last minute work in Transylvania to extend our stay; thankfully, this ...
So only one person has commented on my picture that said ferocious bears attacked the church. Not true. I just wanted to see the reactions. Haha. Those lines in the church came to be bc the soldiers would sharpen their swords on the church so they had God's protection in battle. Bibiana and I woke after sleeping in which I definitely needed and made her happy. We walked around to two museums and one ...
... machinery and the Romanian version of the haystack is the hayman – it is made
by hand not machine.
*Our destination for tonight is Dej and it is sadly not the rural idyll we hoped. It is a busy little place without too many facilities. We eat yet another pizza supper in a small restaurant in the old town centre.
* More World Cup football on TV - Germany v Brazil.
It is early evening in Bucharest and I can already feel the difference between here and Cluj.
Bucharest is a bigger city, but I prefer the feel of Cluj. A big turn off was the mass amounts of people that approach asking to buy their products/services or just give them money.
It took a while, but we managed to find our place of stay. Luckily it is close to the train station. Tripaedvisor says there is ...
We haven't passed any "changer" that allows us to purchase currency with our VISA credit cards. Since I don’t want to be charged for a cash advance or a foreign ATM withdrawal, we are trying to live off credit card purchases while in Romania. Especially since we are only in 2 Romanian cities for a total of 2 full days.
Everything is quite affordable in Cluj-Napoca, and the grocery store next door accepts VISA (luckily). We were ...