We headed to Transylvania with a portable recorder to learn about Vampires, and Dracula himself.
It’s a part travelogue, part vampiric study, part nonsense, 2 hour holiday special.
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Visiting the birthplace of Vlad in Sighisoara, and realising that Tiss may be a descendant.
Recording at Bran Castle.
(you can hear the one of Bob and Beef recording being taken on the episode)
We talk about the Escape Room we visit on the last day.
Here’s the website – http://escaperoomsbrasov.com/discover-draculas-den/?lang=en
We did the Dracula’s Den Escape.
Here’s the pic of us when we came out that we found on their FaceBook page –
We mention around one-million vampire films during the ep.
These ones are def mentioned, some of which we recommend (not all!)
Bob recommends a couple of vampire-related comics during the ep.
The ‘American Vampire’ series by Scott Snyder is pretty fantastic, volume one is co-written with Stephen King.
There are a few Batman stories involving vampires, and Dracula, which are not in continuity but quite fun, and all three are available in one volume, just title ‘Batman: Vampire’.
(The seperate stories are called – Red Rain, Bloodstorm, and Crimson Mist)
During one little section of the podcast you can hear the song ‘Love Ya’ from the album ‘Freetown Sound’ by ‘Blood Orange’, in the background.