Romantic Romania June 19th 2007 Although I write this from Hungary, Several days later, Medias is the last town in Romania we visited, so is dated and placed from there. "Do they have running hot water here?" Has become a by-word for the dumb, pointless question. Our route ran to Brasov, then Sibiu via public transport, then piking up a car in sibiu (Cultural Capital of the EU, 2007), we made our way to Sighishoara, the ... read more
Europe » Romania » Transilvania » Sibiu » Medias The principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia - for centuries under the suzerainty of the Turkish Ottoman Empire - secured their autonomy in 1856; they united in 1859 and a few years later adopted the new name of Romania. The country gained recognitio... ... read more
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If I'm not traveling, I'm saving for traveling, or planning traveling. And I've been known to do all three at once.
Oh, and I read bit, on occasion, and those who know me (and have seen my shoe collection) know my material follies.... full info