Travel Blogs from Odorheiu Secuiesc
The day kicks-off with a long drive to Transylvania, covering some of the most scenic countryside that I have ever driven through. Long winding roads through mountain passes, peasant villages, rolling green hills and Romania's best music on the radio were consistent throughout the 6 hour journey. However, it came at the cost of an average speed of 60km/h, as the roads become infuriatingly poor quality for long periods of time and overtaking battles were fought over ...
... that gave good views across the countryside. After that the tour went off to see a blacksmith, but Ivan and Vlad went to the one bar in town and drank a few beers with the local lads and lasses. As it turned out a drinking buddy's came from all over the place. There was Attila the Gigalo and his mates who were locals, Anna who was German, but originally from Iran, a few Dutch, a couple of Poles and us Aussies. It was as good a two hours as we've had on this ...
A: There wasn't much to do here because it seemed like a ski place. But the food we had was good, we had a Greek salad and pizza and I had a green apple specialty drink (don't worry no alcohol) but I forgot what aunt Linda's drink was called. Oh and ice cream ( I forgot what the fancy ...
... in Canberra for one long year).
Firstly, a short diatribe on why I didn't feel the need to go to Gallipoli in Turkey - that ever-increasing hallowed soil of Australian nationhood (Jo has been there before and disagrees, to a certain extent, with the following):
- it was a failed military campaign that had little to no military impact on WWI;
- Australia was invading another country rather than defending ...
... as my zoom wasn't long enough to get any decent shots I felt, but I was as happy as a clam because Dan the Bear Man lent me the use of his binoculars. A while later, other bears showed up for the feast - all told there must have been a dozen different bears and at one time, nine of them were all in the clearing feeding. We had three different mama bears with their respective cubs, plus some big old solitary bears as well. They were all ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet