More photos from Dobrogea

Quite a few years ago, I published this gallery of photographs I'd taken in the province of Dobrogea in Romania. I've been going through my catalog lately, re-discovering the places I've visited and photos I haven't yet edited, so I thought I'd put together another gallery of photographs for you. You may know that Dobrogea [...]

A jaunt into the Danube Delta

Years ago, we took a quick day-trip into the Danube Delta which involved some boating (hence, rowing). It was a fun little trip to the edge of the Delta. It was early spring, so the full beauty of the place wasn't readily apparent, but that also meant that there were no mosquitoes, which was a [...]

Selected photos from Vadu, Romania

The beaches at Vadu and Corbu, two adjoining villages on the shores of the Black Sea in Romania, are some of the last wild (more or less untouched) beaches on the Romanian seaboard. Vadu has recently been made part of a large natural reservation called Rezervatia Biosferei Delta Dunarii. Nothing has changed as a result [...]

Dobrogea, Romania

The province of Dobrogea is quite different from anything else you might see in Romania. To the North, you'll find the delta of the Danube River, the biggest and best-conserved European delta. To the West and South, you'll see wide, mostly flat fields, ideally suited for agriculture and for aeolian power. To the East, there is the [...]

Driving from Sibiu to Constanta

This morning around 4 am, Ligia and I started a cross-country drive through Romania. We started in the county of Sibiu, Transilvania and finished in the county of Constanta, Dobrogea. I've driven the approximate route from start to finish several times, but I only drove this particular route once before. I wanted to take photos [...]