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Dracula's Castle In Transylvania Offering Halloween Overnight Stays

BRAN CASTLE, Romania (CBS SF/AP) — Dracula’s castle will have overnight guests on Halloween, marking the first time since 1948 that anyone has slept in the Transylvanian fortress. 691 more words


Vlad Țepeș - The Impaler

Vlad Țepeș – The Impaler, Acrylic on canvas,

8″ x 10″, 2008

© copyright François Champagne-Limoges


Getting Spooky in Transylvania

We’re in Transylvania, keeping an eye out for skeletons.

We spent the week in Sighisoara, which would have been a really charming, UNESCO-heritage medieval castle town if it weren’t for the constant danger of vampires and skeletons. 338 more words


Weekly Dreamer #3: 5 Dream Destinations in Romania

This post is a part of a series that I am writing called “Weekly Dreamer” where, every Wednesday, I talk about my top five dream destinations in a specific country! 580 more words



The foreigner in Romania is immediately struck by the country’s hybrid culture. This is obvious from the first words one learns to garble:  piața (very close pronunciation to Italian’s… 1,331 more words


Dracula Untold: The Review

Director: Gary Shore
Cast: Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper, Sarah Gadon, Charles Dance, Paul Kaye
Plot: When Vlad the Impaler (Evans) finds his peaceful kingdom threatened by the Turks, he turns to a fearsome creature to give him a curse powerful enough to defend his people. 678 more words

Reviews From The Past

And I Darken by Kiersten White (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars.

Lada Dragwlya is not your typical character you find in your history books. She’s not even your typical female character, as she is so much more than that. 298 more words