Places we visited in 2013

Another year (almost) over…and time to look back. March Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa, Straja, Hunyad Castle (Corvinilor Castle), Deva Citadel, Romania: March 8-10, 2013 April: Budapest, Hungary: April 12-15, 2013 May: Timisoara, Romania: May 16, 2013. Day trip. May: Alba Iulia – Biertan- Sighisoara , Romania: May 25, 2013. Day trip. Wedding anniversary. June: Oradea, Bologa…

Things that make me happy – July 2013

Mid-summer in the Northern Hemisphere and I am trying to take advantage of that. It’s not scorching hot – just hope I don’t jinx myself – so we can enjoy the summer days. 1. Camping at Oroshaza Our Transfagarsan trip turned into a weekend camping at Oroshaza and enjoying the thermal baths . And the…

A day in Gyula, Hungary

Before I actually made it to Gyula, I only knew that it was a small city close to the Romanian border. In fact, it’s just 1 1/2 h by car from Arad. However, we visited on the way back from Oroshaza. And in Gyula we met our Instagram friend who offered to show around. We…