Hotel Piatra Mare

Brasov, Transylvania, Romania | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $76.00
 

Travel Blogs from Brasov

Kevin and Peter Do Transylvania - Part 1

A travel blog entry by captaindort

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... the peak. I couldn't help but note to myself that Brasov's film industry didn't compare to Hollywood's in any way. There's just no competition between the two and I think it's sad that Brasov thinks that it's in with a chance.

Coming down the mountain was difficult. As always, I forgot that humanity's number one enemy is gravity, and it was this very force that made it difficult to walk down the muddy mountain path without slipping over. Kevin made it down a fair bit ...

Brasov, Transylvania - where did Dracula go?

A travel blog entry by mark_christina

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... asked, Mark's solution on confronting a bear was to run or climb up a tree - after a little bit of googling I discovered that this is actually NOT what you are meant to do (some of them can climb trees) and running might constitute a threat... Hmmm, feeling unprepared and rather unable to follow through on the hints and tips I had read online, we set off.

The huge peaks of the Busteni mountains were capped with a very surprising plateau - so after our cable car ride up ...

Dracula's Domain

A travel blog entry by farnie10

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... monastery and, to get things kicked off, imported some monks for good measure. Sinaia gradually turned into a resort town after King Carol I set up his summer residence in the fairytale Peles Castle. Nestled in the woods above the city, this might be where Cinderella goes for weekends away. After ticking off the pair I reboarded the train and continued to Brasov.

Brasov is the major hub for the Transylvania ...

Back in the Big Bad B....

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins

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... Dracula's castle, as the legend has it that Vlad the impaler spent some time here) with our van and some random people from the hostel to join us. I'd been here before, but seeing the castle during the winter in the snow gave quite a different impression! The rest of the afternoon and night was spent by introducing the rest of the hostel to Ukrainian vodka and packing my bags for the trainride to Bratislava ahead. A short but sweet stay in good old Brasov!
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Romania

A travel blog entry by viennamichaels

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After spending 4 days in the rain going through Austria and Hungary, we arrive in Romania with better weather and better sights to see.
The main atteaction here or perhaps only attraction is Dracula's birth place and Dracula's castle.
Dracula's birth place is a a restaurant now in a quirky little town. There's not much going on or many people around but there are a few markets and stalls for the tourists to pick up ...

     

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