TripAdvisor Reviews Terra Mythica Ighiu
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... say is the most unique guesthouse we have ever stayed at.
The owner, Sorin, and his wife have magically created a little slice of paradise in and around a little Romanian stream, building some cute little cabins with neat little gardens all over, and all sorts of little nooks and crannies for sitting and relaxing. It truly feels like an enchanted forest, and simply strolling around or sitting there with a cold drink is ...
... give us a view of where we
actually were and it was spectacular. High jagged peaks were all
around with the road winding it's way through them, there are no
barriers, no run off areas, just steep drops off to either side. You
are on your own up here.
The rain started to ease off as we
dropped down the northern side of the mountains towards Sebe and for
a while we enjoyed ...
Surprisingly we were up and out sharp this morning even though Logan hadn't had his morning coffee! We were about 1km away from Poenari Fort so were there at 9:30 ready to climb up to the fort on the hill. We knew it was on a hill as you could see it from the road, we did not know that it would be 1480 steps!! Yip, that is a lot! It took us about 40 mins to get up, 10 mins to walk around (it was ...
...for my birthday: 1) Get in a nice cool run. Check. 2) Paint my toenails. Check. 3) Spend some time alone in a cemetery. Check. And the birthday lagniappe? An adorable little Romanian dog that ran for 40 minutes with me, then followed me back to the hotel and parked himself on the steps. I came down 10 minutes later to take his picture and he got camera shy and took off. But for 40 minutes, I was in love. We are in a small Romanian city ...
After about a 100 km upstream in the Apuseni mountains, we'd like to call it a day, and find a place to put up our tent. The area around Campeni is somewhat densely populated; as such we feel more comfortable if we get permission for doing so.
The spot we choose is along the river Aries, a meadow. We inquire by a woman, who is watching two girls plunging in the river, how we can get permission for putting up our tent. She does ...