A short stopover in Bucarest between the train connection from Brasov and to Sofia was enough for a quick sleep in the park, yet another free walking tour! In the background we can see the biggest (not the tallest) building in the world, the parliament building of Bucarest (or House of the People). Bucarest’s most […]Read more "Bucuresti, Romania"
More pictures will follow soon, we have a 9h night train to catch in 5mins…. Update: The 9h train ride turned out to be a 12h train ride, which apparently is the usual for this connection. But here are some more pictures of Bran Castle and the Citadel Râsov! Bran Castle: Citadel RâsovRead more "Bran Castle (Dracula’s crib) and Citadel Râsov, near Brasov"
“Just” a royal summer residence but very beautiful outside and inside (a lot of staff made sure that no pictures were taken inside though). Update: With my phone I managed to take some pictures also from the inside:Read more "Peles Castle near Brasov"
The musicians who, every day at 6pm play from the town hall tower. Here is a view over Brasov, with the Black Church on the left and the citadel in the background: Brasov, the new Hollywood!Read more "Brasov, Romania II"
We are now officially in the land of Dracula and visiting his castles today!Read more "Brasov, Romania"
After spending time again with our best friend the train, we made it to the beautiful, warm and sunny town of Sibiu.Read more "Sibiu, Romania"
From Cluj we took another couple of hours of train ride to get to Sighisoara; by the way this train might still be in use: That night we failed at camping for several reasons: First the train was about an hour late so it was getting dark already and in addition we nearly missed the […]Read more "Sighisoara, Romania"