I'll write about the trip this weekend. For now, apologies for being away so long. And here are three images from my whirlwind trip to Romania last week--two days traveling, and four days there.
The architecture is a blend of pre-communist, communist, and post-communist.
The part of town known as the Old City is starting to come back as a nightlife area of restaurants, cafes, and bars, with street markets and musicians. But much of it is still vacant and crumbling.
A Thanksgiving like no other. I went to dinner knowing just two people--two other American journalists--and ended the evening with about 30 new wonderful friends. Thankful, indeed.