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An Introduction

Every time someone asks me where I am from and I answer “Romania”, I always get the same response. “Really?? You don’t look like it!”, “I would never have expected it!”. 253 more words


Sweet, Sweet Budapest and Maybe A New Home!? 

I booked for six days and that’s already considered a lot of time. I ended up staying for two weeks. Bottom line, I loved it in Budapest so expect a lot of gushing in this post. 1,072 more words


Climbing in Transylvania around Brasov 

It’s less than 300km from Turda to Brasov, but around a 5 hour drive. You just have to get into the slower paced groove, rejoice in the average trip mpg gradually increasing and ignore the mph figure dropping. 436 more words

Rock Climbing

Blog: Road Trip Through Bulgaria

We went on a roadtrip through Bulgaria. On the 5th of September we arrived at Sofia Airport. On the 6th we rented a car and started our trip. 1,738 more words


Russia's neighbours on edge as Putin attends military drills near country's border

By Vladimir Isachenkov and Ivan Sekretarev

LUZHSKY RANGE, Russia — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday attended the weeklong war games with Belarus that have demonstrated the Russian military’s resurgent might and made neighbouring countries nervous. 684 more words