Phoenicia Grand Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... the moment. The night quickly developed with a series of interruptions. As far as I could tell, no one else had a ticket to my compartment. In spite of this, the door kept opening and closing, snarling across the track it slid on until it was roaring at me every time I tried to get some sleep. Train conductors, never the same one, came by to check that I had a ticket every hour or so. Shockingly, I still had my ticket, each and every time. Border officials demanded my ...
... the roof of a train in Peru with a group of young Israelis who refused to ride in a ‘boxcar’ (through 3 tunnels mind you!) to receiving near-life-saving kindness from a complete stranger in Malawi when he gave up his bed in a hostel for me, a fever-stricken and nearly unconscious stranger. There are so many flashes of those types of memories in my traveling life that really stand out for some reason.
In the end, I think this might have ...
... observation, from seeing their photos, is the absence of vehicle traffic. A city of almost two million on a Saturday would be jammed with cars anywhere else.
Meanwhile, I needed to get the computer fixed.
Our netbook has warned us several times about an imminent hard drive failure (BSOD). We attributed it to a hard drive jammed to capacity with photo files. I’d move ...
... I never thought I would go to Romania. I really never thought I would go to Romania to run in an international half-marathon.
Shelby and I have been training for the full marathon in Greece so we thought running a half-marathon one month before would be a good idea. So off we went to Bucharest with 4 other Fulbrighters. I was so happy Hannah, Maeve, Athena, and Julianna came along to cheer us on! Thursday I went to Targovishte to meet up with Shelby since ...
So, ended up going to Romania last weekend, from the 21st to the 24th. It was heaps of fun. On the first day Julia and I ended up at a beauty salon in the first hour. I was very happy to have my hair cut, and nails done, and it was all very cheap of course. We ended up staying at the salon for over 2 hours...
Afterwards, Georgi took Julia and I to this great place Hanu' Berarilor,and the food was great. We had very traditional Romania dishes, cheeses and ...