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The Man Behind Dracula! My Romanian Investigation

My main draw for coming to Romania?

The lore of Count Dracula in Transylvania!

Who is the man that one of the world’s most classic horror villains is based upon? 1,397 more words


June 17

1462: The Night Attack takes place at Târgovişte. Constantinople fell to the Ottoman Empire in 1453. Mehmed II, the Sultan, thought it would be possible to add more lands to his Empire and went northwest in order to bring more lands under his command. 643 more words


Hunting Prince Dracula Review

Title: Hunting Prince Dracula
Author: Kerri Maniscalsco
Publisher Info / Release: Jimmy Patterson Books, Little Brown / September 19, 2017
Source: ARC that was passed on to me. 564 more words


Protective mama bear and her three cubs cut off access to Dracula's castle in Romania

BUCHAREST, Romania — Danger lurks at Dracula’s castle.

Romanian authorities have closed a 13th-century fortress connected to Vlad the Impaler after a mother bear and her cubs were found roaming in the area. 134 more words


Market Don Juan Because Competition Is All About Can Do!

There’s little discord between the ancient and the current incarnation of homo-erectus, or rather previous renditions of biped splendor that rot my thoughts and leave the decision to familiarity sans repetition, I guess I got no moment than now, but the foremost choice rendered that has left donkeys and elephants deserted in the ether…competition. 197 more words

Countryside Touring in Transylvania and Wallachia, Romania

Ok, I admit it.  When I knew we were coming to Romania for a River Cruise I wanted to come in a few days early so I could visit Transylvania.   2,111 more words


Dracula Untold - Film Review

Dracula is cool. You don’t need to add loads of special effects and action to make him cool. He doesn’t need a backstory or any evil enemies. 696 more words