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When we visited the church on the hill we could see a perfect view. To go up the hill, we used the wooden staircase, because at the top there is an old school.
At night, this city is awesome because the streetlights give off a dim light ...
... recapture the medieval spirit with fights, songs, dances, etc.
People can visit the Weapon Museum located near Vlad Tepes's birthplace, probably the main attraction of the city. Other main attractions are a very old church on the hill and the cemetery with lots of Germans tombstones, a covered staircase made of wood, that leads up to the church and the cemetery on the hill and the bust of Vlad Tepes.
Anyone can shop in the gift shops ...
... we try a local favourite - donuts. Only these were not like any donuts I had ever tasted before. They were mini donuts with a sauce poured over them. You ate them with a tiny little fork. They were delicious and I ate every bite!
After leaving Sighisoara, we headed along the mountains to Biertan. The church at Biertan was built sometime between the 15th and 16th Centuries. It is considered one of the most well preserved of all the ...
... pretty much have the run of the place other than the people who work here.
The place was recommended to us by a friend of V who lives in Braşov. Tonight she and her
family join us for dinner in the restaurant here. The restaurant is very rustic – all logs and windows – and has a small mill, waterfall, and pond inside. It’s the kind of thing you would see perverted in the US into a chain of plastic ...
... at Home
So far I love it here. I don't feel like I've been here for just a week. It feels more like a month or two. I'm hoping that time won't pass faster than it already is. I'm really enjoying my time here and feel extremely privileged to have this opportunity.
(I'm still trying to catch up on blogging from what I've written in my journal. Just bear with me and I will let you know when I'm all caught up :D )