Travel Blogs from Tirgu Mures
... points at the airport, our passports and boarding cards were looked at at least 6 times. The flight had so many young children on board, most of which were really well behaved. One cried before takeoff but an air hostess bribed her with a hello kitty sweet and she shut up, thankfully. I nearly had a panic as we arrived at the airport in Romania, it was bloody tiny and undergoing renovations. There was no freaking cashpoint to been seen! We had ...
90km north and a little bit further east on a slow train. It took just over 3 hours. It not only went slow but stoped every few miles to let people on and off. Many of the stops were just where a road crosses the railway line - no station. The people then walk from there to the village down the road ( or up the road ).
Another old German Saxon town. Built on a hill ( the old part of the town ) with the ...
... collision with a car overtaking - it wasn’t as if it was their disrespect for a motorbike because a few of those occasions I was behind a car which also had to brake aggressively. I don't know why it is but it appears as if cars have a time limit after which they have to overtake the car or lorry they are behind regardless of what the road is like or what is coming the other way. It was astounding.
Then there were two emergency stops as 2 dogs walked out into ...
... wasn't enough, one evening we headed out to a restaurant to treat ourselves without having to work too much for our food! We went to the restaurant inside Hotel Korona, a couple of blocks from where we are staying. The place is superb. brand new and modern, with an enchanting pool and internal garden, and full of Transylvanian charm. We had a local bottle of red wine (subtle, and velvety, with a sweet nose and a seductive ...
... to build relationships with the kids. I was able to talk to some of the kids and we found ways to understand each other through simple language and some motions. I also got a chance to talk to Liviu a little bit while on the hike. We talked about one of the kids I might be working with. He is new so it would be a great opportunity for me to go on a home visit with Liviu. I'm pretty excited because he is a great kid.
Other places to stay in Tirgu Mures
Piata Trandafirilor, 46 - 47, Tirgu Mures | 4 star hotelfrom $61
Piata Teatrului no. 5-6, Tirgu Mures | 3 star hotelfrom $35
Street Gheorghe Doja 231, Tirgu Mures | Hotelfrom $55
B-dul 1 Decembrie 1918, nr. 250, Tirgu Mures | Hotelfrom $52
Strada Principala Nr 2A, Tirgu Mures | 2 star hotelfrom $28