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The Truth About Dracula’s Castle and Other Things I Learned in Romania (and Bulgaria)

“Is it usually so foggy this time of year?”

We rode in a van through the Carpathian Mountains in what was once Transylvania, one of three former kingdoms that now comprise Romania. 875 more words


Veliko Tarnovo

Veliko Tarnovo este un oraș situat în nordul Bulgariei. Orașul este situat în valea râului Iantra, la o distanță de 241 km de capitala – Sofia, 228 km de orașul Varna, și la 107 km de orașul Ruse si la 176 km de Bucuresti distanta de aproximativ 3 ore. 347 more words


Fall Time

It is a time of change and rejuvenation.  It is a time to regroup, to make plans for the cooler times ahead.

The vibrant, intense greens are now fading here in Bulgaria.  193 more words



»Warum hast du eigentlich Rumänien gewählt?«* Immer wieder diese Frage. Die Tonfall-Palette dabei von freundlich-interessiert, bis verwirrt-geschockt. Meistens eher in Richtung des Positiven tendierend, aber bei Weitem nicht immer. 786 more words


Plovdiv selected for European Capital of Culture 2019

After a five-year, good-natured rivalry with three other cities, my birthplace of Plovdiv has been selected as Bulgaria’s official entrant into the European Capital of Culture program. 548 more words


Veliko Tarnovo: A few town pictures

Isn’t Veliko Tarnovo lovely?

*These photos I got on the internet, so no copyright infringement intended! 32 more words

Veliko Tarnovo