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April 30, 2012, 12 Comments

Located in Transylvania, Brasov, Romania is a small city (and one of the most visited in the country). Here, people can explore the nearby mountains and local Dracula lore, rent [...]

Brasov, Romania

Daily Wanderlust: Brasov, Romania

March 13, 2012, 24 Comments

Brasov, Romania is where I got back in touch with my travel bliss. Thanks to staying at a superfly hostel,  a roadtrip complete with steering wheel d ...

Istanbul (not Constantinople)

August 17, 2010, 4 Comments

“Ooooh … Istanbul … so lush,” Gemma had exclaimed before I departed from Spain to Turkey. In my mind, there was something so e ...

Steering wheel death grips and driving in Romania

May 12, 2010, 24 Comments

Remember, 10 and 2, D. 10 and 2. And, go slowly. Very, very slowly. Car packed with the three Aussies, I pulled out into Brasov's traffic. Oh. My. G ...

  • Three Aussies and an American
    May 10, 2010, 3 Comments

    I was laying in bed Saturday morning when I met Chris, a shaggy brown-haired, adorably cute Aussie. I was exhausted -- the night before Benjamin, Tomym and I headed out with Scott and Heidi (my friends from Budapest), along with a group of ...

  • A BRIEF intermission: Chasing spring … two months in
    May 7, 2010, 8 Comments

    A year ago, when I lived in Atlanta, I remember marveling at the city's sheer gorgeousness with the changing of the season. The pink flowers that would sprout from the winding trees. The bright green grass that would pop up overnight. The l ...

  • "Black Out" in Brasov
    May 6, 2010, 10 Comments

    It was a rainy Saturday afternoon in Brasov. Benjamin, Tommy and I went into square with the intention to buy wood for an afternoon barbecue (wood was a bus ride away), but ended up just eating our way through the city. We sat together, en ...

  • “Black Out” in Brasov
    May 6, 2010, 22 Comments

    It was a rainy Saturday afternoon in Brasov. Benjamin, Tommy and I went into square with the intention to buy wood for an afternoon barbecue (wood was a bus ride away), but ended up just eating our way through the city. We sat together, en ...

  • Hello, Travel Bliss
    May 4, 2010, 23 Comments

    I knew as soon as I boarded the train for Brasov, Romania from Budapest, I was going to get out of my funk. I arrived way too early in the morning for anyone to be awake at Kismet Dao. The overnight train dropped me in Brasov at 7:30 a.m. ...

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