5+ Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Previously you found us jumping from one place to another like crazy. Cancelled plans and bad luck left us with very little time to rest and just be, so we looked forward to the quiet week and a half of kitty-sitting that we expected to find in Cluj. Continue reading “5+ Things to do in Cluj-Napoca”

The Hunt for the Best Papanași in Cluj

One of the things that excite us about experiencing a new country is trying the local food. We heard of this one back in Bucharest, but somehow only now in Cluj we decided to check it. Papanași (pronounced Papanash), is a traditional dessert from Romania. These are donuts made with cottage cheese and lemon zest, served fresh from the oil, with Smântâna – the local version of sour cream – and some berry jam or sauce.

“Google Google on the net, where is the best papanași you’ve met?” Continue reading “The Hunt for the Best Papanași in Cluj”

5+ Things to do in Bucharest

The Shortlist:

Things we enjoyed
1. The Village Museum
2. Bucharest Walkabout Free Tours
3. Bellu Cemetery
4. A private tour to the Chitila Fort
5. Carousel bookstore and cafe

Things we don’t recommend
1. The Parliament house tour
2. The La Mama restaurants

Here we go. First post, yay etc. Continue reading “5+ Things to do in Bucharest”