Road from Brasov to Xanthi

Road from Brasov to Xanthi

Why the Rush to Xanthi?
Originally I planned to arrive in Xanthi (Greece) on 15 June, after visiting a few days some mountain villages in Bulgaria.  But as I drew closer to Xanthi and to seeing my friends there, I became impatient.   Wait a second, I’m jumping to the end while there are still some tales to share with you.

After a restful and restorative visit to Brasov, Romania, I headed south towards Bulgaria.  Not far from Brasov lies one of Romania’s most famous places, Bran, the home of Bran Castle, better known as Dracula’s Castle.  Although not far, I would have loved to have travell…

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