Tag Archives: Dracula

Why India & vampires are such a sexy combo

A short quote from possibly the best vampire movie ever (The Hunger – see My Top Ten … Fantastic Female Vampires and The Hunger – Vampire Music?): Sarah Roberts: What’s that piece you’re playing? Miriam Blaylock: It’s Lakmé by Delibes. … Continue reading

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The Road to Poenari

Visiting Castle Bran the other day was fun, but as any vampire enthusiast knows the real Dracula’s castle is Poenari. A series of posts by Manning Leonard Krull in 2006 (see My Visit to Castle Poenari) has a detailed description … Continue reading

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Holiday Snaps – Castles Peleş and Bran

Travelled from Bucharest by train to Sinaia. The journey was flat and largely uninteresting most of the way – although I slept for most of it – until we reached the mountains and the track coiled up alongside a river, … Continue reading

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A Cup of Blood, and other stories

Kelly Sanders is a prolific writer of erotic short stories (‘an angelic office worker by day and a devilish writer of erotica by night’, according to her profile on Smashwords) with themes of BDSM, lesbian and paranormal sex. Here are … Continue reading

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The Bisexual Examiner

There’s an interesting post from 2009 at Examiner.com: A history of vampires and bisexuality: the real-life inspirations. I’ve read it before, but stumbled across it again today. The article makes a couple of questionable points. First about Erzsébet Báthory: Countess … Continue reading

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