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Plastic Vampire Teeth in the Land of Dracula, Part II

While Bran Castle has little to do with either Vlad Tepes or Stoker’s Dracula, there is an authentic and much less visited Dracula’s castle not far from Bran. 1,992 more words

Travel

A Long Forgotten Century: Chapter III - Vortex of Emotions

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Prose And Drawings

Coping with Portland's Snowmageddon

Yes, Portland was brought to its knees by two inches of snow. I will save the recounting of my 7.5 hour trip home until Tuesday’s Slice of Life post. 254 more words

YA Literature

Blood Suckers

Vampires have captured the public’s imagination, evolving from horrifying living corpses to elegant romanticized creatures that haunt modern literature.  Yet vampires don’t exist in just folk stories and the romance section of the book store.   1,560 more words

Mythological Creatures

Look!! I can see something there!

If you enjoy views of mountains and stories of battles, you should definitely travel to Poenari Fortress.

Just remember to carry with you water and food, because the journey up the mountain to the fortress is a bit long and quite tiring. 261 more words

The Old Court of Bucharest

When one strolls through the old centre of Bucharest, it is impossible not to notice and stop for a while in front of the archaeological site of the Old Court of Bucharest. 464 more words

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