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An Introduction to Bulgaria

Got to Veliko Tărnovo, Bulgaria, just now, after a slow train journey from Bucharest. I had to change in a random town called Gorna something… After barely making it on to the right train, 15 minutes of the most beautiful smelling flowers wafting into the windows of the train later, we pulled up to “Veliko Tărnovo” written in Cyrillic. 242 more words


Manastirea Preobrajenie si Veliko Tarnovo

Prima zi a minitaberei de Rusalii s-a incheiat cu un tur al fostei capitale a Taratului Bulgar – Veliko Tarnovo. Pe drum am urcat faleza de pe malul Yantrei si am vizitat Manastirea Preobrajenie. 233 more words


Travel Day - Veliko Tarnovo to Nessebar by Bus

October 1, 2015

Our original plan was to get a train from Veliko Tarnovo to Burgas, then bus to Nessebar. The guy at Hostel Mostel recommended against it.  500 more words

Tsarevets Fortress - Veliko Tarnovo

October 1, 2015

Our second day in Veliko Tarnovo took us to the Tsarevets Fortress. It’s less than a kilometer away from Hostel Mostel. Admission is 6 leva and can only be purchased at the gate. 221 more words

Asenevtsi Monument - Veliko Tarnovo

September 30, 2016

The last part of our day, we headed for the peninsula in the middle of the Yantra River. We’d been looking at the giant monument for a couple of days, and were now determined to find our way to it. 208 more words

Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Located three hours by bus from Sofia and perched above the Yantra River, Veliko Tarnovo offers visitors narrow cobble stone streets lined with stone houses and amazing views! 172 more words


Veliko Tarnovo Walking Tour

September 30, 2015

Like Sofia, Veliko Tarnovo has a free walking tour. The “Old Town” tour runs daily at 11:00am and the “Alternative” Arts & Culture tour runs daily at 6:00pm. 630 more words