Stejaris

Str. Stejarisului 15, Brasov, Transylvania, Romania | Hotel
 

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Vlad the Impaler or Dracula?

A travel blog entry by liliflynn

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After escaping Dan's house before we burst from excess food consumption, our first stop is the infamous "Dracula" castle (aka Bran Castle). The idea behind Dracula is loosely based on a medieval Transylvanian ruler, Vlad the Impaler, who gained his notorious name after impaling some 20,000 prisoners during his 6 year reign (the details behind his revolutionary impaling technique is quite gruesome). Anyway, Vlad only appeared to ...

Tracking Bears With the Transylvanian Wolf

A travel blog entry by liliflynn

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... the alpine meadows near the mountains summit. Alas, we were not fortunate enough to see any potentially dangerous animals, however the views were spectacular and Dan did impart his knowledge of Romanian cultural and lifestyle onto us throughout the walk. One example, marriage is considered a very important part of the villagers life. Therefore, when ...

Deja-vu all over again

A travel blog entry by aidan1150

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... tunnel to see where we had stopped almost three weeks ago then turned around and high tailed it back down the mountain again.

Our room in the hotel in Brasov is strewn with drying clothing as we make one last attempt to ensure that we will be riding in dry clothing tomorrow. 100 miles will take us to the rendezvous point at Otopeni Airport where the bikes will be loaded onto their truck home.

Not many pictures today, the weather was just too bad.
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Kevin and Peter Do Transylvania - Part 1

A travel blog entry by captaindort

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... royal family. It all looked very nice, and having everything in described in Polish was an obvious delight, but I couldn't help but wistfully imagine myself free of this tour, hiking around Brasov with Kevin, just like the good old Bulgarian days.

After a good thirty minutes of following the polish tour group around the castle, we found out that weren't allowed onto the second level of the castle unless we paid for another ticket. Running behind schedule anyway, we ...

Brasov, Transylvania - where did Dracula go?

A travel blog entry by mark_christina

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... served as the inspiration for the novel by Bram Stoker. What a convoluted trip, short taxi in one of the trusted taxi companies (we were given a list by our hotel of taxis that wouldn't rip off tourists), then a 30 minute journey on a dreadfully old and suffocatingly hot bus, before we were dropped off at the Castle Walls in the little town of Bran. Unlike the rest of Romania we had seen to date, we had suddenly stepped into tourist land, souvenir shops galore, the prices ...

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This hotel, located on Str. Stejarisului 15, Brasov, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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