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Brasov is a few hours north of Bucharest by train, but it feels a world away. No longer in a bleak, grey city, Brasov is set against green hills with beautiful Saxon buildings and churches. It was a welcome change. …

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Sara and I both arrived in Bucharest, the capital of Romania, separately after long flights from Boston and London. We were fortunate that several PointsBreaks nights at the Intercontinental opened up, which gave us a chance to unwind and beat …

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After a busy few days in Munich, we headed to Rome with our friend, Vin, and her friend and our new friend, Linda. Linda is working in Munich and wanted to explore outside of Germany so we all decided on …

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Munich has been on our radar for a long time. Sara and I both want to attend Oktoberfest sometime in the future, and our love for German hefe weisse beer runs deep. When our friend Vin (who we also traveling with in …

Bamberg, Germany

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About a few weekends ago was only the second time in two months that Al, Sara, and I were in all in Frankfurt, so we joined our friend Natalie (who also went with us to Prague) for a day trip …

 

Small Towns of Southern Germany and Alsace, France

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As it turned out, I have more than a few friends from Armenia living within a few hours of Frankfurt. A few weeks ago (between Prague and our trip to the Balkans) we went down for the weekend to see …

 

Photos from the Balkans

We have posted our photos from this trip. The easiest place to view and comment on them is on our Facebook page, but if you’d prefer to view them here, these are the links: Croatia Bosnia and Herzegovina Montenegro

 

Kotor and Jaz Beach, Montenegro

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Our last destination in Montenegro was back near the coast for a relaxing few days at Kotor and Jaz Beach (two different places, but neither interesting enough to necessitate their own blog post). Kotor is another walled in old town …