Vila Casa Alba
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Tuesday 8th July 2014
*We would have liked to stay longer in Erdobenye.
*We drive 150 km along a mainly rural route towards the Romanian border. We pass through villages where there are stork nests on the top of every lamp post. Curiously some nests have just 1 adult standing guard whilst others have 4 or 5 clambering for space. Must google why!
... pull out window T.T. I didn't realize this until towards the end of the train ride; better late than never!
The hotel is pretty close to the train station, but the neighborhood is extremely sketchy. There is a corner where kids wait and approach asking for money. They look about 5-7 years old.
Checking in was pretty straight forward. Air conditioning cost extra, so we plan to just sleep without sheets.
-- Ryan L.
... also was cash only (though they said in the next few weeks they would start accepting VISA payments).
We passed by a few religious buildings, the town theater, the city’s central square, and a memorial. The main part of Cluj-Napoca is relatively small and we walked around most of the town within the afternoon. We stopped by McDonalds to get a meal because it comes with a free World Cup Coca-Cola souvenir glass =).
-- Ryan L.
... inside as it was closed last night on the tour. After we caught a taxi out to Rovi and Cata's dental clinic to check out their amazing facilities. We were both treated to a clean and a couple of fillings. Then home for a home cooked lunch, which was amazing! Rovi took us and bono to the salina turda salt mines. Words or pictures cannot describe how amazing the mine is, salt build up everywhere, the size of the open space is unbelievable! Really truly somewhere you ...
... me time and again how lucky I am to have a wonderful family and special friends to come back to. But at least you can switch it up and meet some people that will make their way into your travelling stories one way or another. All in all I don't regret starting off with a group, it gave me the confidence I needed to then take off on my own. But I am really happy that I stayed solo for the second part of my trip, it was a completely different ...