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A Terrifying Look At 'Dracula Untold'

Bram Stoker’s Dracula is one of the most enduring works of horror fiction. The book has spawned what feels like a billion films about the vampiric count and his lust for blood, with actors like Bela Lugosi and Christopher Lee classically donning the donning the fangs. 391 more words


Some surprises for tea in Transylvania, but great coffee in Brasov

Romania continued to delight us as we travelled through Transylvania, with the best coffee we’d tasted since leaving Budapest, and some surprises when it came to searching for a cup of tea. 859 more words

Transylvania photos

We were already officially in Transylvania when we got to Cluj, but for most Brits, Transylvania conjures up thoughts of vampires and a certain Count, made famous in the novel by Bram Stoker. 340 more words

Can You Pass Me The Vlad The Impaler Wrapping Paper?

You have to see it to believe it really. I know part of me thinks that if I ordered some of THE BEST WRAPPING PAPER IN THE WORLD that I’d get some blank sheets of printing paper through the post, scrawled with the words ‘fooled you! 43 more words

Dark Art

The Poienari Fortress

If you are looking for the real Dracula castle, you can find it on a mountain top, 1480 stairs and 400 meter high from the Argeș Valley. 258 more words


Bucharest, Romania

A lot of people have an image of Romania that is a bit negative and a little old school. Romania has come a long way in history and… 265 more words