The Ardealul Hotel
Travel Blogs from Arad
... lines pylon, guarding the border.
(Mick spends all night and next morning chuntering about the exchange rate as he interrogates all his receipts and strains away at mental calculations. I hope it's not becoming an obsession!)
We ride through the centre of Arad in a gathering thunderstorm. It's very busy. It's an unattractive town with massive concrete blocks of flats overlooking the Main Street. We stop at a ...
Thankfully it disappeared quite quickly....So headed south into Romania, did the backroads again but as that part of Hungary is quite flat is was a tad boring....
Plotted up in Timisoara, ready for some decent mountain roads tomorrow..No photos today, didn't want ...
... 8217;t open on Sundays. So it might have been a big hassle.
Speaking of Sundays, it’s very interesting. Various parts of Europe do this better than others, but things really actually shut down on Sundays and holidays. The grocery stores aren’t open (with a few exceptions, and usually with limited hours). Restaurants are often closed. Absolutely all shops are closed. People aren’t really out and about that much, except walking in the ...
... day - it would have meant an entire day spent on the bus. This bus ride was only supposed to be about two and a half hours, not including the border crossing, so it was a little more reasonable to do in the middle of the day.
They have one of those 10-passanger vans, except it's slightly bigger than that as each seat is pretty wide. There were five Italians in the bus before they got to me, and the driver spoke good English. We picked up a ...
... asked the hostel owner he said it was unlikely as it was Easter. I had a look and Timisoara were at home to Cluj university, and kick off was in 2 hours! fantastic, I grabbed my city shirt and headed off! Timisoara started well and had scored before most people had chance to get it! well that was what I thought. the majority were already in the ground and it turns out it's just another European club that plays it's home game with the stadium 3/4 empty. ...
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