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The Habit Of Premature Punctuality – Sofia To Veliko Tarnovo By Bus (Travels In Eastern Europe #10)

Many years ago when I first began contemplating long distance traveling I seriously considered going across the United States by bus. I mentioned this to a friend of mine, an art history professor at the local community college. 1,224 more words

The Balkans

Last Day in Tarnovo

(I was really confused looking through my posts and saw that I made this but somehow never posted it. The pictures were cute though. So I’m posting it anyway but it’s from last week.) 47 more words


A hot day and a rainy day

Another two in one post.

Yesterday, I went to the pool. It ended up being quite a hike.

I couldn’t believe there was actually a pool at the end of the park, but I was pleasantly surprised. 107 more words


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