The Black Church in Brasov, Transylvania - the base for our week in Transylvania
12 Nov 2014

Old Towns and Castles: A Week in Transylvania

After a month travelling in Europe, I’ve reached an insightful and possibly world changing conclusion: There are lots of old buildings in Europe. Do people get sick of seeing old town after old town? I haven’t yet, but it’s going to be hard to beat some of the places I

Bran Castle in Transylvania - apparently it's Dracula's castle!
01 Nov 2014

Searching for Robert Pattinson at Bran Castle, Transylvania

Vampires used to be cool. Gary Oldman was great in Bram Stoker’s Dracula, as were Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt in Interview with the Vampire – even old timers like Bella Lugosi portrayed the undead in a far more interesting light than we’ve seen lately. Teenage girls are to blame,