A Historical Ride on the Green Arrow in Romania

The Green Arrow (Ro: Săgeata Verde) has been in operation in (current) Western Romania between 1906 and 1991. Originally there were three sectors on the route: Arad – Ghioroc, Ghioroc – Pâncota, and Ghioroc- Radna. Today, the only line left is the one connecting Arad to Ghioroc and is the only suburban tram line still…

20 Free things you can do in Arad, Romania

There are quite a lot of free things to do in Arad, making this lovely city in Western Romania an affordable place to visit. 1. Take a walking tour of the city. Map in hand, get “lost” checking out the sights. 2. Go for a walk on Mures Embankment (or the bank of the River…

June 2016 in Photos

A half day trip to Radna and Lipova, when I also discovered Arad Train Station is finally working properly, my new lavender plant, salads, and walks. Not pictured: classic meets rock concert we attended.

#DoYouIndie Home Town Travel

I am , again, participating in the Indie Challenge hosted by Bootsnall. Just like last year, I’d be posting an article a day, based on the question / challenge of that day. >>you can join the challenge by clicking here Nov 4 HomeTown Travel Everyone can do this. QUESTION: Is there an awesome coffee shop,…

August 2015 Photos

The major event was Szigetfest in Budapest. Went there on Aug 11. Then came the Days in the City in Arad. Went to a concert, got 2 cacti , took 2 photos of the colorful umbrellas. Efficient, I may say. I also got to test Heroes VII beta 2 (hopefully I will be able to…