Travel Blogs from Sacele
... The furniture and decor inside the palace were very obviously from that period. Outside the grounds were immaculate with amazing views of the Romanian countryside. The next stop was Bran castle, supposedly the castle that influenced Dracula's castle. From the outside it looked imposing set on the side of the hill, however inside whilst the rooms were quite small it was very light and airy. ...
Once we'd reach Bucharest we grabbed ourselves a quick McDonald's breakfast and boarded our last train to Brasov. From the train window we watched the sun rose over the mountains. The journey was relatively short compared to our other ones and within 3 hours we were in Brasov. We said goodbye to our American friend and headed to the hostel to get some sleep. Later in the afternoon we headed out into the centre of ...
Finally, after much expense to the management (i.e. I had to fly home and upload this using the home internet connection after it kept timing out everywhere else) I have uploaded my bear movies. If you're not a fan of bears then look away now. It's all bears, nothing but the bear (oh hang on, there are a few cows and a wolf as well but let's not ruin a good blog with the truth, right?). Bears, like Monkey Magic, ...
... things on the way in to town. In Romania, they have a lot of kiosk type of stores. The products are displayed in a glass front, but instead of going in to the building to make a purchase, you buy from a small window, just like a drive through. One store will have pastries, another will sell gum, chocolate bars, toothpaste, condoms etc..., another will sell alcohol. They ...
Last weekend, I finally had the chance to see a bit more of Transylvania, and boy… did I ever! We were given a 3-day weekend, so Craig flew into Cluj, we rented a car and hit the road. The plan was to meet the rest of the team in Brasov on Sat evening.
I have to say, and I think that Craig will agree (cause he did all the driving), that Romanians are amongst the craziest drivers on the planet. I know, I know, we've all seen ...
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