wheresandrew Gazing up into the dome of Delea Veche, a beautiful Romanian Orthodox Church in Bucharest. 15h

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wheresandrew Haystack on the hill, fodder for cattle thru the winter, punctuating the landscape in Romania's Carpathian Mountains. 1d
  •   ccfratto Nothing like a good haystack! 1d

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wheresandrew Orthodox shrine, way up in the Carpathians, a holy place in the sky. 1d

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wheresandrew Out in the countryside, a jar of pickles, fresh-picked from the garden, ready for salting. #Romania 1d

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wheresandrew Here kitty, kitty! A new friend on the windowsill. #Romania #cat 2d

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wheresandrew Inside the Athenaeum w/ it's splendid golden ceiling. #Bucharest 4d

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wheresandrew Athenaeum Roman at sunset. #Bucharest #architecture 4d
  •   pcarlaw Great shot! The sky looks fantastic' 3d
  •   wheresandrew Thank you @pcarlaw 3d
  •   angeroge Timisoara is the greatest city in Romania. We had a lot of premiers here. You should come and visit it. :) 2d

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wheresandrew Wary to make comparisons w/ Paris, but Bucharest does reflect that same similar splendor. 4d
  •   shorak They don't call it "micul Paris" (little Paris) for nothing. My grandmother was a German teacher there in the 1920s and she always spoke of Bucharest as the "Paris of the East" 4d
  •   tjjennings1 Nice 4d

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wheresandrew Alexandra, one of about a dozen new brides parading past the Athenaeum in Bucharest. 4d

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wheresandrew Maia Morganstern, acclaimed actress of film & theater; director of the Jewish Theater in Bucharest. 5d
  •   thatshini Seeing you post so many great pictures makes me feel proud to be a Romanian. Hope you're enjoying your trip <3 5d
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wheresandrew Pizza, still hot from the oven, laid out on a wood block like a lure from the street. #Bucharest 7d

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wheresandrew After a long day, the sun falls in Bucharest, lighting up the magnificent façades of the old city. 1w

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wheresandrew Garlic for sale in abundance in this, the land of Dracula. #Bucharest #Romania 1w
  •   anisfivefoot Now I'm curious whether it was Bram Stoker who started the whole 'garlic against vampires' thing, or whether he took it from somewhere else 1w
  •   wheresandrew No @anisfivefoot it's a common east European belief that garlic wards off evil spirits & ghosts. In Romania, they hang it on their doorways. 1w
  •   serdigom it also keeps girlfriends away 1w
  •   praviator @serdigom hahahahaha 1w

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wheresandrew Wrote my Master's thesis on Eaatern Orthodoxy & so I'm especially enchanted by the glorious churches in Bucharest. 1w
  •   curlybecs @wheresandrew I spent a month there August 2013. Amazing city. Simply taking the tram in a loop around the city offers different perspective. Herestrau is probably one of my favourite parks in the world, also. 1w
  •   abaesel2 Beautiful photo, Drew. Waving from the Dalmatian coast. 1w

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wheresandrew Vlad Tepeș, Prince of Wallachia, 15th century ruler & the inspiration for Dracula. 1w

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wheresandrew Mother of God, original fresco beneath the dome of 18th-century St. Stavropolos church in old Bucharest. So beautiful. 1w

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wheresandrew Thrilled to be in Bucharest, celebrating its 555th Anniversary. My first time here . . . 1w

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wheresandrew Sea surface temperatures projected on a spherical screen at the Smithsonian Institution. 2w

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wheresandrew Bicolor Poison frog (Phyllobates bicolor) from Colombia, being poisonous in the National Zoo. 2w

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wheresandrew Green & Black Poison Dart Frog (Dendrobates auratus), native to Central America but happy at the National Zoo. 2w

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