Chasing Dracula, Part 79

Hey look, it’s yet another foreigner touring Romania in search of Dracula! After touring Sighisoara (where Vlad was born), they head to Bran (where Vlad never even visited): We were able to have a look around Bran castle aka Dracula’s Castle. In all honesty the castle has very little to do with the actual Dracula…

Poza Zilei: Loose Change

I took this photo in Brasov earlier this week and it’s a real, working model although I didn’t play it. It gave me goose bumps to see it because it’s been many years since I’ve seen a Pac Man cabinet game like that and it brought up a lot of old, old memories. On the…

Bike Sharing in Romania

Following up on yesterday’s post, I came across an article (unfortunately not online) with some wonderful news. The city of Cluj-Napoca is once again going to offer free bike rentals (also known in English as “bike sharing”). This program is the brainchild of Asociatia Green Revolution (Ro) and I’m quite happy to see they’re doing…