Travel Blogs from Tirgu Mures
... due to severe respiratory distress who had a history of COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). He was put in an induced coma and intubated and was kept for monitoring. Their were 2 more patients all with respiratory issues. Attila explained that respiratory issues along with cardiac illness was the main problem in Romania due to the majority of people still smoking. In bars and restaurants smoking is still permitted. There is also a fertilizer factory that many ...
... 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 ...
... it seemed to be colder on the train than outside. The heating had obviously broken and the windows were all open, meaning that our 17 hour journey would have to be completed in temperatures of -20. It was at this point that my mind turned to despair. Already I wore two t shirts, a jumper, a cardigan, a coat, gloves, a hat and a scarf; yet I was still cold beyond reason. I had no choice but to summon the inner strength common within the men from the lands of Sunderland and ...
Sighasora was great, again it took alot longer to get there than I thought, this time I stopped and picked up some of the hitch hikers on the side of the road as Monica (the hostel owner) had explained to me how the system works. The people who had been waving frantically at me from the side or the road and giving me dirty looks as I drove past are wanting a ride. The transport system relies on private cars giving rides to people ...
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