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Veliko is beautiful and oh so cheap. I would definitely put it my top most picturesque small cities list along with Cesky Krumlov and Mostar… 341 more words


Happy 2018

First time in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria. Great place to visit!


Day 13: Ankle Breakers

Today is our only full day in Veliko Tarnovo, so we decided to visit the Tsaravets Fortress, previously mentioned.  We wanted to do it early, because today was supposed to be a scorcher (it was). 521 more words

Day 12: You Say Goodbye, and I Say Hello

Today is my birthday!  This morning we were up early and ready to go to meet our driver Viktor, who was to drive us from Bucharest to Veliko Tarnovo in Bulgaria.   445 more words

More St. Trinity Rocks 

Having reccied the approach, and with an overnight weather front dropping the temperature by 10C, we went for another look at St Trinity Rocks.

First stop was the twin caves of sector C. 74 more words

Rock Climbing

In to Bulgaria and climbing around Veliko Tarnovo 

Leaving Brasov we enjoyed pre-Alpine scenery over the Bucegi mountains before dropping down to the plains and relative dullness of southern Romania around Bucharest. The Bucharest ring road was a particularly grim experience, single carriage way with HGV ruts that would have a Ferrari grounded with wheels spinning, and inexplicably no traffic controls between the ring road and radial roads – just a “who dares wins” stand-off! 530 more words

Rock Climbing