... floating right in the middle of the Bega river. From afar, we thought it might've been some kind of floating bar, but it was tons and tons of water bottles bound together and lit up. We guessed that it may have been some artistic commentary on the amount of water bottles polluting the environment nowadays. Very unique visually, and also an interesting sensation to step all over the spongey, squeaky island.
BL #28: Visit a Romanian Construction Site July 30th 2014 Geo: 45.76, 21.23Timisoara is known for being one of Romania's most beautiful larger cities, full of pedestrian zones and green spaces. It isn't always high on the list of destinations for tourists to Romania, but became a stop out of convenience for us - reasonable trains and buses to Romanian from Belgrade can be a bit tricky, and since GEA Tours also offered a Belgrade-Timisoara shut ... read more
Europe » Romania 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