Phoenicia Grand Hotel

87 Alexandru Serbanescu Blvd, Bucharest, 7000, Romania | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $91.00

Travel Blogs from Bucharest

Day 179 - Train to Bucharest

A travel blog entry by costin

... compartment, aside from a Russian couple who didn't seem massively interested in chatting. The countryside rolling by was beautiful and I had plenty of films that I could watch on my laptop, so I didn't get too bored, but it wasn't exactly up there with some of the other train journeys that we had taken.

The train arrived an hour ahead of schedule at 5.30 pm into Bucharest Gara de Nord, which I was very happy about, as it meant I could ...

A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Athenaeum

A travel blog entry by choyt1427


... hours.

I had extended a dinner invitation to our alums, but both had to decline. So, after a quick change I headed back downstairs and asked the concierge if there was a place nearby to grab some local cuisine. He checked the clock (it was already after 10 PM) and then recommended a place "right around the corner". That place turned out to be La Mama. La Mama is a small local chain of restaurants that serves Romanian comfort food. I passed a couple other ...

The Birthday Post - Bucharest, Romania

A travel blog entry by shane0620

... with swans and ducks, a pen filled with peacocks, and an inexplicable memorial commemorating the death of Michael Jackson. It was some of the most enjoyable wandering I've done on the trip so far, and lifted my spirits immensely. My walk home was nicer as well, as the sun was setting and the temperatures fell. Overall, a frustrating day with a few high points. But then the night began...

As I was heading to grab dinner at an excellent little Romanian place just a two-minute ...

Heading for Bucharest

A travel blog entry by dgm2oz


... here is obviously not as well managed or developed as in Cambridgeshire.

Before leaving Hungary to enter Romania we timed our lunch stop to coincide with a Tesco visit. This was my opportunity to spend my remaining Hungarian Forint, of which I had about £20 worth. I was able to buy a litre bottle of Johnnie Walker Red Label, six cans of lager, two creamy deserts and from the store café a lunch of sweet chicken and fried potato. It was probably one ...

Bucharest: Dodgey maybe but sure cool to check out

A travel blog entry by chunhin


... room, everything is just stupidly grand. Marble this marble that, crystal windows, chandeliers, oak panelling!! It's all just wow! Just a shame to know that the poor Romanian people had to pay for all this, in fact, to build this Palace (originally supposed to house the communist ministries when they were still in power), and the Bulevardul Unirii (the Champs Elysees of Bucharest) Nicolae Ceauşescu (the dictator in Romania) had 20% of ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 87 Alexandru Serbanescu Blvd, Bucharest, is near Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Sf. Nicolae (Saint Nicholas), The City Hall, and Ecaterina's Gate.
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