Today, I’d like to talk to you all about garlic.

We all know in literature vampires tend to hate garlic. It is touted as a way to protect oneself from becoming dinner for a hungry vamp, and it is also said to be able to destroy the creatures. It also is a tell-tale for a vampire posing as a human.

But, why?

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Friday Factoid: Bran Castle.

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Photo Credit: Bran Castle ©2013.

Did you know you can tour the inside of Bran Castle? (See link below.) That’s the castle famous for being the home of none other than Bram Stoker’s Count Dracula himself. And do note that I said Count Dracula and not Vlad Tepes (aka Vlad the Impaler aka Vlad Dracul). Dear Vlad never lived there. In fact, it is thought that he likely never even stepped foot inside that castle. 

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