Travel Blogs from Tirgu Mures
... Asiatic influence. Many of the women were dressed in (what I would consider) very stereotypical outfits: long bright multicoloured skirts, head scarfs and nice jewelry. Good news-- we made it to the airport in plenty of time. Bad news-- it is 330pm, it is smaller than Abbotsford with less amenities and our flight is delayed until 645pm. Well, plenty of time to reflect on our time here. From a travellers perspective, I wish we had spent more time exploring more ...
... The worst change, which meant that I would spend the next 10 hours as scared as I have ever been on a road is that the Romanians drive as if they are playing Playstation and have unlimited lives. The near misses and accidents that I saw every hour would take something like 5,000 hours of driving in the UK to accumulate. It was utter carnage... overtaking on blind bends was common place, and on at least 8 occasions during the day I had to slow from 60-70mph to 10-15mph to avoid a ...
... us and turned round to see a man with one leg heading in our direction. He began to speak in the Romanian tongues and when he realised we spoke English he instantly became upset. He shouted the words “English” which were followed by aggressive hand gestures and then continued to ramble on as if he expected us to understand. I didn’t understand what the fellow wanted but I became wary by his presence. Shortly after the arrival of this man, there came ...
... O-**** marathon but nothing to write about! In the nighttime Squid and I watched the Copa, happy for Uruguay yet still sad for Argentina! That is how the weekend was spent in this beautiful town. Tomorrow, Tuesday, we head for Brasov for about five days, looking forward to seeing another part of the family that I have not seen in five years! We will keep you posted but do not expect a blog for about 5 days ( unless we get our hands on a computer)!
"God called me to be a social worker, but He never promised it would happen."
This is a quote from a young Romanian woman who has traveled to the states to pursue a degree in social work. While in the states she was diagnosed with cancer. She was too sick to go home. While riding in a car to visit some friends she ended up feeling too sick to go and they turned around. She was talking to them about God's influence on her ...
Other places to stay in Tirgu Mures
Piata Trandafirilor, 46 - 47, Tirgu Mures | 4 star hotelfrom $79
Piata Teatrului no. 5-6, Tirgu Mures | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Street Gheorghe Doja 231, Tirgu Mures | Hotelfrom $56
B-dul 1 Decembrie 1918, nr. 250, Tirgu Mures | Hotelfrom $57
Strada Principala Nr 2A, Tirgu Mures | 2 star hotelfrom $26
Str. Gheorghe Doja 27, Tirgu Mures | Hotelfrom $84