All About the Dude Who Got Arrested Climbing Cluj City Hall

You may or may not have heard about the recent late-night arrest that took place at city hall in Cluj after a man, rumored to have been piss drunk, climbed to the top of the scaffolding encasing the building’s elegant corner tower, which is currently undergoing restoration work. When I stepped into a taxi that same night, half-drunk and garrulous as per usual after another unforgettable night on the … Continue reading All About the Dude Who Got Arrested Climbing Cluj City Hall

CLUJ SHOOTING CENTER: A LITTLE SLICE OF ‘MURICA IN ROMANIA

Cluj has a decent shooting range where you can embrace your inner ‘Murican and fire handguns under the excellent tutelage of one of its instructors.  It’s called Cluj Shooting Center (Poligon de Tir Cluj Napoca), located in the city’s western industrial zone, and it’s a fun place to go with your buddies and blow off steam, provided your taxi driver can find the place.  Ours admitted that he’d never … Continue reading CLUJ SHOOTING CENTER: A LITTLE SLICE OF ‘MURICA IN ROMANIA

A Sad and Pathetic Little Man

WORD COUNT: 1697 Well folks, it’s time to tell a story here that’s never been written before. So sit down and fix yourself a snack because now is time to tell the tale of the sad and pathetic little troll named Liviu Alexa. In case you’ve never heard of him, he’s a prominent businessman, failed politician, and journalist in Cluj-Napoca aka Unicorn City, the wonderful … Continue reading A Sad and Pathetic Little Man