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No bears or vampires jumped out in front of the car in the Carpathian Mountains.

date of entry 23/07/2005
mileage 483,239

capital Bukarest

area 238.391 km²

population 20.121.641

GDP 189,7 Bill. US-Dollar

official language Romanian

Gunther crossed this Black Sea country twice. His transit from Hungary to Moldova took him through the Carpathians rather than along the coast.
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