Travel Blogs from Girov
Visited Red Lake and Bicaz Canyon in the Eastern Carpathian Mountains. I wasn't too impressed with the lake but the canyon was beautiful. We spent a couple of hours walking down though the middle of it. The weather wasn't the greatest but we got lucky that it wasn't ...
We covered our planned 65 miles today on a very straight endless road and into a constant headwind. We have arrived in the town on Roman and are once again staying in a cheap hotel. It is a huge morale booster to be able to get clean after a day in the saddle. Thanks for the messages of support.
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Bob, Dave, Alex, Jay and ...
... meeting took place in Sofia in May 2011.
I coordinated SECOND PROJECT MEETING-in Piatra Neamt -ROMANIA
10 April, Saturday
9.00 – 16.00
Visit to "Red Lake"and monasteries
11 April, Sunday
9.00 – 16.00
Visit to monasteries and museums of NEAMT and SUCEAVA counties
12.00 – 13.00
16.00 – 18.00
We drove along a twisting, climbing road until we reached a spot where the narrow road runs directly beneath the overhanging rocks. The tour books call this the "neck of hell." Andrei parked the car and we walked along this most spectacular stretch of road. We noticed lawsuits-waiting-to happen where guard rails vanished and there was nothing between the edge of the road and a ...
Piatra Neamt was a stop along the way to Sighisoara. Adrei gave us a quick tour which incuded walking through the beautiful square or park with a replica of the Little Mermaid, a gift from Queen Margrethe of Denmark, a statue of Stefan cel Mare, and colorful flower gardens. We walked up to St. John's Church with the bell tower. Andrei pointed out the niches outlined in colored ceramic bricks. The pattern continues in the Ethnographic Museum across the ...