Vila Bran

str. Sohodol, nr. 271 A, Brasov, Transylvania, Romania | Hotel
 

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Vlad the Impaler or Dracula?

A travel blog entry by liliflynn

8

... Around the corner was Pelisor Castle, which in reality was more of a luxurious manor, that featured as the summer residence for the Prince. Doing a self-tour of the interior was quite confusing, the the decorating style constantly swapped between classical late-medieval style and a tacky 1960's theme. Having overstayed at the various castles, we rushed to Brasov to stay in our first AirBnB accommodation. This turned out to ...

Tracking Bears With the Transylvanian Wolf

A travel blog entry by liliflynn

5

The Morning commenced with Lucenza (Dan's wife) serving up a breakfast that could compete with the epic portions from the previous nights dinner. Once completely satisfied with our meal, centring around salami and cheese, Dan drove us to the local national park to hunt for bears and wolves. Our search involved a full days hike, following Shepard ...

Transylvania!

A travel blog entry by anne.nathan

10

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For breakfast we had our orange juice, paninis, ham and cheese (and some Dijon mustard). Too full for the muffins. Not long after, the conductor bought us our breakfast in a plastic bag. Wow - I didn't know we'd get any breakfast. We got 2 bottles of Iced tea, 2 bottles of water, 2 plastic cups & spoons, 2 packets of 'petit beurre' biscuits (like 1 packet of Arnot's arrowroot), 2 sachets of jam, 2 sachets of coffee and 2 sachets of sugar. ...

Kevin and Peter Do Transylvania - Part 1

A travel blog entry by captaindort

17

... Vlad the Impaler never actually lived here.' I found it amusing that there were various amulets and decorations inside Bran Castle which they claimed to be worn by Dracula, but they were actually referring to the actor who played Dracula in the 1931 Hollywood adaptation.

At least there was a section which delved into the history of Vlad the Impaler, who was a fascinating historical figure indeed. This cruel Wallachian prince was born into a violent, turbulent ...

Brasov, Transylvania - where did Dracula go?

A travel blog entry by mark_christina

57

... a lot of things, but they normally aren't that talented - impressive to say the least.

But amongst all of this very rich information, there was only a scattering on Dracula, the author Bram Stoker and the infamous Vlad the Impaler (who in his short reign seemed to impale an awful lot of 'bad' people, making him hated across Europe)... Interesting castle, but our quest for Dracula wasn't becoming any clearer and I am so glad that we decided to also visit another ...

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