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Wow New Years in Romania! We spent the 31st at home resting up and then went out in the afternoon for a couple of hours before going home for dinner and then back out to town at 11pm! We headed down to main square wrapped up in so many warm clothes- it was about -19 degrees, but we were nice and warm! In town they had a concert set up with people singing and everywhere people were dancing and ...
... to all bikers with an inclination to tour, get here and just do it, if you can.
We ride east along the DN1 through the town of Fagaras then turn south down a back road before the regional capital of Brasov. It's small and bumpy compared to the perfect main road but rewards us with a splendid climb into the foothills along a tumbling brook flanked by newly mown meadows.
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... the day before were confirmed when we paid 5 lei for the journey this time compared to 20 when we arrived! We did arrive with a bit of time to spare at the station, so we grabbed a couple of beers with the last of our Lei at the station and waited to board our sleeper train. The few hours on the train before we went to sleep, were nothing spectacular, but we both felt excited to be back on a sleeper train together. In that moment, I was very happy.
... luckily we were left in peace!
After another day in
the support car I took to my bike once again...and it was soooo worth
it... that day made all of the troubles of this trip
We spent all day
trekking up massive hills, zooming down breathtaking valleys and
passing through funny little romanian villages overtaking horse and
carts...I don't think I stopped grinning all day...Romania is
... was short (20 minutes) and cheap (3.50 Romanian leis) and we alighted just down the road from the fort.
At first we couldn't find our way up to the fort which sits atop a hill overlooking the town but then, following the description provided by World Walks (Thanks for getting something right!), we found the path leading up to the citadel. The fort has the word RASNOV situated just below it much like the Hollywood sign, which is quite tacky in ...