Travel Blogs from Bucharest
After a good nights sleep in a nice cool room with the window opened, I awakened to the sounds of the wild dogs here barking. Although I didn't see as many as I expected,....they most definitely do roam the streets of Romania.
i had walked to the little 'market' last night and immediately remembered why I LOVE Romania,....a bag consisting of a LARGE water, 2 bottles of orange juice, a large loaf of fresh bread, ...
... the people seem to have more of a bounce to their step. The bus takes us on a tour of the center of the town, passing the wide Bulevardul Unirii (the Romanian version of the Paris Champs Elysees--complete with an Arc de Triomphe). At the upper end of the Bulevardul is the famous Palatul Parlamentului which is the Parliament Building. According to the World Records Academy, the Palace is the world's largest ...
... SNOWING HERE!! And everything looks so pretty covered in the stuff.
Fri 14 Dec
Rachelle had been helping to organise a fair and Issy and Xav's school so we helped at the fair today. The school is a short walk away but playing in the snow the whole way there means the walk takes a bit longer than it should! We ducked out to grab lunch for the fair volunteers and Terry got told off in the supermarket for taking photos! I managed to sneak a picture of ...
... where I got off and went back to the hostel I was at before my Turkey journey. At the hostel I had a rest, a shower and relaxed with my computer. After a while the weather turned sunny again and so I went out for a walk. I passed the palace which was closed last time I wanted to go, and it was open, however I just didn't have the energy or the time or the money to go this time, I’ll just have to come back ...
... br> 4. Polish honey nut ribs.
5. Estonian brown bear steak...GRRRR!
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1. Kalmitzmer, Bulgaria
2. Karlovasko, Croatia
3. Pilsen Urquell, Czech Republic
4. Tirana, Albania
5. Union, Slovenia
We experienced so many wonderful places, customs and culture in Eastern Europe, however we did have a few disappointments. Unforntunately tourism can be a bad thing and for our experience, some places were over rated ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking