I was not able to light on any map or work giving the exact locality of the Castle Dracula, as there are no maps of this country as yet to compare with our own Ordance Survey Maps; but I found that Bistritz, the post town named by Count Dracula, is a fairly well-known place.
Count Dracula had directed me to go to the Golden Krone Hotel, which I found, to my great delight, to be thoroughly old-fashioned, for of course I wanted to see all I could of the ways of the country.
When I asked him if he knew Count Dracula, and could tell me anything of his castle, both he and his wife crossed themselves, and, saying that they knew nothing at all, simply refused to speak further.
WE'RE going full Dracula
this week, as we look at two attractions themed around the infamous Transylvanian Count.
Goes to the Movies: Stroker's Novel Adapted, 3rd Edition
It offers an occasionally unpredictable take on Dracula
, a character that continues to be interpreted in pop culture, and one that is closely associated with Young Adult flicks or monster-themed actioners.
Two people will dine on chicken paprikash in Bran Castle then attempt to kip in red velvet-trimmed coffins - just like Dracula
did in the Bram Stoker horror novel.
Synopsis: Collaboratively compiled and co-edited by Nicolas Michaud (Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Florida State College, Jacksonville) and Janelle Potzsch (who holds a Doctorate in Philosophy from Ruhr-Universitat Bochum and currently works as a research assistant at the Institut fur Philosophie, Germany), "Dracula
and Philosophy" is comprised of erudite contributions by 24 nocturnal philosophers who stake out and vivisect Dracula
from many angles.
Once the titular deadline is reached, Dracula
will be at full strength and seemingly unstoppable.
, a highly charged dance production that has wowed London, is both blood-soaked and seductive.
Untold goes back to the beginning of the Dracula
legend, telling the story of how the mortal Prince Vlad went on to become the infamous vampire.
To its credit, "Dracula
Untold'' finds something new to do with the Dracula