A Solo Female Traveler's Experiences On And Off The Beaten Path

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Taking The Bus From Bucharest To Sofia, And On To Skopje



The Luxurious Bus From Bucharest To Sofia

After three weeks in Romania I had become very accustomed to the state of the buses. More often than not they are small mini-buses; crowded, hot, and possessing an odor that is similar to dirty socks. It is an uncomfortable experience, even if it is the fastest way to travel in Romania. Traveling from Bucharest, […]

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The #1 Thing Your Bank Should Tell You Before Traveling To Romania: You Can’t Use Your ATM Card



One of MANY banks in Romania

I have made a habit of going to my Credit Union before every trip to have the Branch Manager note on my account the countries I will be visiting and for how long.  It is the smart thing to do as fraud is rampant, and the first thing a bank will do when they see […]

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