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Boulevard of broken dreams in Bucharest

June 17th 2018
HE SAID... Today we were travelling south from Brasov to Bucharest. We were catching an early train to Bucharest, so we had a quick breakfast of muesli, yoghurt, toast, cheese, salami, scrambled eggs and tea. We grabbed our packs, jumped into a taxi and headed to the Brasov railway station. We wandered through the virtually deserted station, found our train and settled in for the ... read more
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Romanian Flag 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
1st September 2018

Bucharest is on our to-do-list
We only spent a day or so in Bucharest when we toured Romania. We know that there are much to see apart from the few things we saw. We'll go there again some day. Are you going to Bulgaria next? We have some blogs from there. We published those in July and August 2017 if you want to take a look at them. /Ake
2nd September 2018

Re: Bucharest is on our to-do-list
Yes Romania is definitely on our list too, most probably as a jumping off point for a trip to Ukraine... but we have a self imposed rule of not going back to the same country for at least five years. Yes this trip included Bulgaria too, so I'll take a look at your blogs Ake :)

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