Traipsing Around Transylvania: Sighisoara and Sibiu, Romania

You might’ve read about our time in Brasov, our favorite place we visited in Romania. From Brasov, we traveled to two other cities in Transylvania: Sighisoara and Sibiu. While they didn’t steal our hearts quite like Brasov, they were still pretty magical. Allow me to explain… Sighisoara Sighisoara (pronounced siggy-shore-ah) is a small, medieval-looking town […]

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Brașov: Our Favorite City in Romania

It makes me sad that I still haven’t written anything about our time in Romania because it was definitely one of the highlights of our trip. I’m going to fix that right now! Romania is an absolutely gorgeous country that made us feel like we were transported back in time by over a century. Plus, it […]

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Traveling with Anxiety: How to Cope on the Road

There I was, sitting on an itchy train seat in Romania dripping sweat and thinking, I am having a panic attack. I will be okay. No, nothing crazy or out of the ordinary happened to spark this attack. Well, the attack on the Istanbul airport happened a few days prior, so although that wasn’t the […]

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Hilton Sibiu Review

We had an amazing trip recently through Romania. Our last stop was Sibiu. I noticed there was a category 2 Hilton hotel costing only 10,000 points a night! I decided to book 2 nights and am very glad I did. Getting There The downside of this hotel is that it is actually pretty far away […]

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Romania Expenses

We spent a lovely 9 days & nights exploring the cities of Bucharest, Brasov, Sighisoara, and Sibiu in Romania. Here’s what we spent during those days. Unless specified, the prices include both of us. Transportation Taxi from airport to Bucharest hotel: $37 Train from Bucharest to Brasov: $24.16 Bus to Bran, round trip: $6.90 Train tickets […]

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