Travel Blogs from Odorheiu Secuiesc
Viscri, a Saxon mediaeval village was today's destination. A village with two streets and two shops. It is home to about 400 people, of which about 80% are Romany and the rest German descent from the Saxons. We were staying in a series of little houses in the village. Our host, Walter, looked German, spoke German, but was born and bred in Romania.
Each of the houses is unique, and luckily for us, they ...
Most of the group had decided to go to either the thermal baths or to the water park. I stopped with Claire ( the trainee tour leader) who had to stop behind and keep an eye on the tents, so a relaxing day in the sun and a karate lesson was planned for the ...
... up at 6 am, quick bit of breakfast and then a long reverse back down this country lane, oh, what fun that was, we had the reverse tone going all the way through the village, I bet that is the first time they have had a wakeup call like that, and still we won’t see them again
Back on the road again, through all these villages, jeez, they look really tired and clapped out, the people don’t smile much either, this ...
... step, a group of very loud, very boisterous men came barreling out the door. I was jostled three times, and had to flee back inside and stop my panic attack. I waited until the men seemed to have dispersed somewhat, and went back outside. I then started to work my way around the balcony, but was still clinging to the wall. I got all around one side, but had to stop for two men who were taking a picture.
The one man indicated ...
Today we met at 8am for the Family Center staff meeting. After we went to our first Romanian language class with our teacher Elena. She is very nice and always wears the cutest clothes. Every day we will have an opportunity to have lunch at the Family Center with the rest of the staff. Dorothy's special assignment for us today was a scavenger hunt. She wanted us to get familiar with the stores on the main street. After we finished that we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet