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... extensive beachfront.
FYI -- Constanta was founded by the Greeks as Tomis around 2,500 years ago. It is rumored to have been the place where Jason and the Argonauts landed after securing the Golden Fleece of legend. The Romans conquered in 71BCE and renamed it in honor of the sister of the Roman Emperor of the time.
Today it is the fourth largest port in Europe after Rotterdam, Antwerp and Marseille. ...
It was Bank holiday Monday so there was only a few market traders open so after a quick look around town I made the decision to make a move and go to Romania. As I riding towards the boarder and just out side the city I could see families had just pulled of the road and parked next to woods and enjoying a BBQ. I was also hoping that it being a bank holiday the boarder wasn't going to be busy. I want overly busy but slow, and not a lot of shade. When I got ...
... It is very atmospheric, philosophical, sad, moody. I’m not sure there’s anything set in Fes, but maybe I can at least find Morocco
We have completely delightful dinner companions, Jim and Jenna. The 4 of us are at a table for 8. We found out we lost 4 because they got moved to early dining. I’m afraid they’ll abandon us too, as we have skipped dinner in favor of the buffet 2 nights in a row. Tonight we’ll ...
... building next to the Pentagon - 50,000 people were displaced to provide the land for the building. It is ornate in the extreme!! Into the centre of the old town to a very popular restaurant for lunch - Romanian dishes to enjoy. This old part of the city has managed to retain some of its former charm - it once was known as the Paris of ...
... and artefacts all over the place! Old Roman wall and remains of old port facilities complete with mosaic pavement. A visit to the city Orthodox Cathedral followed. Much smaller than others we have see but beautiful. Our guide is the daughter of a priest and she talked about how the church was used as a weapon against the people during the communist regime - ...
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