Travel Blogs from Constanta
... we did see one dead snake and one snake skin, so we believe people when they talk about it.
The site has a long heritage, being initially settled in the 7th Century BCE and continuously occupied until the 7th Century CE. Archaeologists suspect that changes to the lagoon or lake that borders Histria was one of the predominant causes of its decline. It also suffered a series of attacks, starting in the 3rd Century CE ...
... a good hour at lunch using the free wifi and enjoying the comfort of some cool air despite the fact many people still smoked at tables and indoor environments. The beach area was something else. There is about 7km of white sandy beaches all with bars, clubs, extravagant seating (couches etc) and loud club music (Yes! at 2pm in the afternoon) and all linked by a cable car which stretches the length of the ...
... touts. The train station taxis wanted outrageous negotiated rates and refused to use the meter. We walked out of station and across the park before we were far enough away from the station to catch an honest metered taxi. And 8 lei ($2.36) later, we pulled into Voila Hotel. Junko and Hiro were boxing up their bicycles in the courtyard. Junko couldn't wait to tell us their taxi story.
Hiro and Junko Stood up to Crooked Taxi Driver
... we moved on to our first of what would become many Eastern Orthodox churches, with lots of icons, and no pews. The country is about 85% Orthodox, with some Roman Catholics and protestants, and only a few Muslims.
Our last stop was at the Archaeology Museum, which held a mildly interesting collection of primarily Roman artifacts. There was an entire room full of glass items found while excavating various areas. The most unusual ...
... lovely and yesterday we spent the day chilling at a Oha beach club with lots of other rally teams. This is obviously the coast that all Romanians come to for their summer holidays.
Anyway, back to where my last post left off. We drove all the way from Calais to Frankfurt last Sunday. As we drove through Belgium we obviously had to stop in Bruges to enjoy the local beer. We found our way to the big square in the centre and found a nice ...
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