Earlier this month, I had the good fortune to spend a few days in one of the world’s enchanted cities – Vienna. Palaces, museums, cafes, parks, cobbled streets, pleasant people, classic music – what does Vienna not have? Food options for a vegetarian, perhaps. Austrian cuisine may be limiting in this regard, but then in … Continue reading Vienna Travels
It's that time of the year when I visit castles. At Peles, they have everything - a retractable glass roof, a playhouse, a Moorish saloon, a Turkish parlor, a 19th-century heating system that's so good they never had to clean it, and the first modern toilets in the world. Together with Bran, Peles is one of … Continue reading A Postcard from Peles
A scenic train ride beats any film. These were taken on my way home from Bran Castle.