GI Learner - Romania meeting 1

Earlier this week, I spent 4 days in Romania, where I attended the latest project meeting for the GI Learner project that involves exploring geospatial thinking with young people.

I flew from Luton direct to the Romanian city of Iasi. This was a country that was new to me, and I didn't know what to expect. I loved it.
We arrived to warm weather, and checked into the Hotel International, where I found this view from my hotel room.

A wander of the city was interrupted by a torrential downpour caused by the heat, but we managed to see some of the many interesting buildings in the city, including some of its many churches, before heading for an evening meal with colleagues at a fine restaurant in the centre...

Images: Alan Parkinson