May 13th: Meet with our local guide in the morning and set off for our tour of Bran castle and Rasnov citadella. Bran castle was Built around the 12th century as a stronghold and expanded to a castle in the 13th century. In 1919 the castle was given to the Royal family and queen Anna extensively renovated the castle so it became their summer residence getaway. The castle is still owned today by her decedents. The walls in the castle are over a meter think and ...
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12th May DAY 10: After an interesting nights sleep... People in this village arent very tall... I didnt really fit In the bed and speny the night knocking my ankles. Enjoyed a breakfast of bread, sour cream, sheep cheese, home made jams and cucumbers. Also they make a lovely mint and spice tea for breakfast often which is nice. Said goodbye to our host family and set off in the bus for bravos.... About a 2 hour ride away. Arrived at the hotel just around the c...