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... portion of the drive.
What should have been a 3.5 to 4 hour drive, ended up being somewhere between 5 to 6 hours - damn you, Garmin!!! After we were 90% of the way to Sibiel, we realized that we had been paralleling the main highway for quite some time, and could have easily shaved an hour or more off of the drive had we simply trusted Google! But no matter, as we finally reached our destination, Pension Mioritica, which I ...
... a lunch stop
in Craiova the ground started to rise, slowly at first then very much
more dramatically as we started onto the TransAlpina. But it was
raining, heavily and even the YingBo couldn't help to make matters
any better. By the time we reached the top we were in thick cloud
and heavy rain with winds swirling about us. Luckily though, for
just a minute or two the clouds ...
... was a different size so it could not be filled and we moved on to another station. Same story. And another station, same story, I think you get the picture. So it turns out that the gas bottle we have is different to the European ones. So we now have to buy a new regulator and gas bottle. Bugger, but on the plus side the camp ground has a small kitchen set up so we can cook and have tea/coffee.
... bubbling downstream. I also like the physical work that comes with climbing. There's something rewarding about pushing your body and your bike in synchrony for the purpose of meeting the mountain. It's very similar to summiting a peak on foot. I'd planned to write more about my fellow cyclists but it's late so I'll have to tell you about the East Coast Contingency in a future blog. Another great day in a unique city. And tomorrow we ride... ...
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 ...