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Jul 17, 2007 - Târgu Jiu, Romnïcu Valcea & Gaesti

Well, I had that massage I promised myself in Baile Herculane with a extremely energetic masseur who was wearing a very bad, loose wig. Luckily, we discovered quite quickly that we each have a rudimentary knowledge of conversational Spanish, so we hit it off from the beginning and with my eyes closed I could even forget his wig - until I sat up and saw that it had slipped a bit in his enthusiasm! (Fastest hands in Eastern Europe!) After a 'dinner' of two yoghurts (my choice) that night I was sick as a dog again, and renewed my schedule of...

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Jul 28, 2006 - Romania - Făgăraş Mountains, walk part C

Day 5, 22 July (Făgăraş Mountains) : Bârsa Tămaşului - (red stripe route) Plauil Foii - (lift) Rudăriţa - (red cross route) Curm. Lerescu - (red stripe route) Ref. Berevoescu Mare (2250m); 5 hours walking We started the day with a road-bash to Plauil Foii. All along the river there were hundreds of Romanians camped for the holidays. This was no surprise - Romanians are the biggest campers and outdoorists we have come across. Everywhere you go, you see Romanians picnicking and camping. There might be no more than a strip of grass beside the...

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