K+K Hotel Elisabeta
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... in their lounge room. Stefan does kite surfing and often travels to pursue this passion. They were headed off to Thailand later this month to have some more adventures
At the end of the evening, most of us headed home but Steve, Andie, George and Amanda (from Griffith) headed off to a local bar called Beer 100, where, amazingly, they had 100 different beers for consumption. They all tried to drink their body weight worth of beer before stumbling in at around 1.30 am.
... thanks,” I said, handing her a 5 Lei note.
“No,” she replied, frowning and shaking her head.
She mustn't have understood. Again I pointed at the bottle and pushed the 5 Lei note towards her with a smile. “Err, I would like this water please?”
“No!” she said, more blunt this time, pushing my money away and pointing to the door.
She didn't want to conduct business with us. I have to admire her for that. But ...
... would meet for a few days as the other two women were out of the office.
However, the next day (Friday July 6th) I met one of the high school interns who also works for the center, Betty. It was her task to take me to visit the two places where I could live this summer. We started our search at about 2 in the afternoon, on what must have been the hottest day in ages, and didn't get done till after 6pm. We did a lot of walking ...
... that are uninteresting but the jewels of the city are the old churches. Just amazing and my favorite so far is Stavropoleos Church. It's a small, actually tiny church but covered in beautiful frescoes that are a feast for your eyes. The pixs do not do it justice. This afternoon we took the free Bucharest city walk with Stefan. I had emailed him a couple of weeks ago to get the details and he was thrilled to have us join the tour. He made a two hour walk interesting, amusing ...
... suburb full of bars, restaurants and sidewalk cafes. Oddly, there were also a massive number of bridal shops nestled amongst the bars. Perhaps this is the Romanian answer to the shotgun chapels in Vegas? I managed to recruit a French traveller from the hostel to celebrate my birthday with me (at the bars, not the wedding shops), and we visited as many as our legs would take us to, before retiring at about 2:30am.
[208 days on the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility