Travel Blogs from Oradea
... the software. I've promoted the word program lately to review English, get them more familiar with the letter keys, and show them how to change fonts and sizes. They need lots of practice with this to prepare them for high school but they don't get enough time to improve as they should. So I plan on using this much more in the future. It was also impressive to hear the XO read back what we wrote. This is especially ...
Late breakfast! (8am... Mmm - Caroline is a changed woman) Thus started the day of washing old school style... Tub and rub! Bought some rope in the market, whipped out the pen knife and strung us a wash line. Sisters doing it for themselves! Well, Alex did most of the washing as the sun (and doxicycline) had savaged ...
... Wondered around a small park with big ponds, huge water lilies and teaming with terrapins. Eventually learnt the name for ice after searching for said item for ages (conclusion: only sell ice cream and iced tea) by using international language of gesture and sound - clink clink! Once we were back at the campsite, we had a swim bath in the pool and chilled ...
... sleep as we are not going anywhere and then trying to find a mechanic to fix it. Finally a police man from the border says he knows someone who he can call. So this man finally turns up and it turns out he is a friend of a friend of a friend. So 6 hours later we are off again and going to stay at the mechanics place.
We arrive and this is a small compound with concrete and dog poop everywhere. It might be a long night ahead. Heather ...
Up at 5, left at 7, heading for Romania! Sailed through the border, no prob's, and then broke down in the other side!!! Something about a gasket... While Karen scouted for a campsite and Will for a mechanic (who worked weekends), we changed money, had numerous pees, charged batteries in a derelict building, hangout our damp laundry, Lauren painted Caroline's nails messy purple ;) ...and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center