TripAdvisor Reviews Pension Alexia Sibiu
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... I was reluctant. She promised me, "No big animals." Well, what a treat it turned out to be. "Circus Lollipop" is a troupe of artists who travel (on assignment) to a community. They set up a 'big top' and recruit their cast from the local community. After a few days of rehearsal, donning some basic costumes and the application of stage make-up and the show is 'on'.
In this case it was in Bazna and the entire cast was made up ...
... immediately unloaded.
Apart from the mountain passes there are lots of other interesting places around. An added bonus is that we can cycle so for the first time in six weeks the bicycles are one the road. The only “local hazard” is the high incidence of uncontrolled dogs along the way. Evidently they do bite and we should always carry rocks to throw at them. If one’s bitten a visit to the hospital is mandatory. Luckily ...
... we didn't see much of the view. We stayed the night just over the top by a hotel. The road down the other side also twisted and turned but it was down through trees and valleys. The huge concrete Vidraru Dam is on this side too. Unfortunately we have no photos of this side as the camera didn't download properly and the photos were deleted from the camera before we realised.
... then said to me how about you give him one of our
caps we brought along. And so I did and he was very happy. He had a very large
scare on his head from a previous accident and so was happy with the hat to
offer some protection.
Excellent sleep and early rise. We headed in the direction
of a town called Sibiu where we found a camp for the night and intend on
driving the famous Romania road that featured on TopGear some time back. ...
... games to get a sense how I might play them. After a few games, I decide it's better just to watch from the sidelines. I'm a pretty decent chess player if I do say so myself (and I just did), but I wouldn't be competitive against all but one of those guys. That one guy is like the wildebeest that the pride isolates from the herd and takes down.
Because our styles are so similar, I vicariously play through the wildebeest, mentally ...