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Bats, canyons, scary bridges and waterfalls in Emen

My bible for the last few months has been the Lonely Planet Guide to Bulgaria, although it’s ten years old most of the basic facts have stayed the same, well at least I don’t think the Thracian history has changed.  349 more words


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We spent 4 nights in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria at Hostel Mostel. For $12.15 CAD each we had a dorm bed, a delicious breakfast, light supper, and 1 beer a day. 760 more words

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Stories from Veliko Tarnovo

Where in the World is Veliko Tarnovo?

Veliko Tarnovo is in the North of Bulgaria, and famous (in Bulgaria anyway) for being the historic capital of the 2nd Bulgarian Empire. 2,185 more words


By the Yantra River

A time of change. Though some would say it is always the time of change. The illusion of shapes. The imprint they have on a mind. 263 more words


Escapada a Bulgaria parte 1

Aprovechando las vacaciones decidí escaparme a Bulgaria. Intentaré resumir acá lo que fue el viaje pero podría escribir mucho acerca de este viaje.

Me fuí de viaje sin muchas expectativas, sólo mi mochila, mi cámara y una que otra idea de donde ir pero nada definido, y creo que eso fue lejos la mejor idea. 309 more words

The bitter cold of Bulgaria

I thought Serbia to Romania transit options would be simple. It was more of an

assumption really, as I didn’t really do the homework to see what routes existed and how they… 1,353 more words


Beautiful Bulgaria

After a six hour train ride from Thessaloniki, Dawson and I arrived in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. We were greeted with a chilly, almost frigid cold, with snow on the roads. 749 more words