Travel Blogs from Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria

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From Grey to Green., Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

From Grey to Green.

A travel blog entry by globedecker

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... Woman" played on the motor coach A/V system! I never though I'd see that movie while rolling down a Bulgaria highway... Anyway, we journeyed to Veliko Tarnovo because it was highly recommended by our resident Bulgaria experts, Kate & Brian. The town ...

The sun is out..., Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

The sun is out...

A travel blog entry by tracystravels

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Seven hours on a fairly new train from Bucharest to Veliko Turnovo, (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarnovo) the former capital of Bulgaria, was uneventful save a few delays at the border stops. Staying in a few pensions hugging the rocks of the ...

Veliko Tarnovo and Plovdiv, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Veliko Tarnovo and Plovdiv

A travel blog entry by lucinate

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Veliko Tarnovo When we finally arrived in Veliko centre, Simon was marked by an old lady who had numerous rooms in a block of flats on the hill and a really annoyingly squeaky voice. The view was great, but I've seen better bathrooms! We were all ...

Veliko Turn-over, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Veliko Turn-over

A travel blog entry by sojanet

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THIS is it!  This is it!  This is how I pictured Bulgaria to be!  I am infatuated with this magical medieval town, not to mention the amazing place we are staying at.  I am in love. We got in here around noon via a 3 ...

Battered and Bruised - Welcome to Bulgaria, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Battered and Bruised - Welcome to Bulgaria

A travel blog entry by madanaki

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... way gave us an update.  All battered and bruised, no broken bones, but still undergoing tests.  Welcome to Bulgaria!  The day started well back in Bucharest with a very entertaining and informative tour, which was thankfully a walking tour ...

Bulgaria, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Bulgaria

A travel blog entry by traveller23

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Spent 2 nights at the VT campsite in Bulgaria and had a fab time. The campsite is situated in the beautiful countryside and a few of us hired bikes to explore the area. The campsite suggested a 30km circular route which passes through some of the local ...

Bulgarian Sleeping Flu & Change of Plans, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Bulgarian Sleeping Flu & Change of Plans

A travel blog entry by mviglianco

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... until 9 am the next morning. I have no idea what that was about but by mid-day I felt perfectly fine. More interesting than anything in Bulgaria is my change of plans for the rest of my travel. On September 22 I will be going to Cape Town to be part of a ...

We-liko Turnovo, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

We-liko Turnovo

A travel blog entry by ivanandvlad

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... was, when all said and done a fairly uneventful train ride. After getting off the train we caught taxis to our next destination, Veliko Turnovo. The drive in was spectacular, as the town is perched on top of a hill with houses clinging to the slopes. ...

Bulgaria: clean, cold, cheap, better than expected, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Bulgaria: clean, cold, cheap, better than expected

A travel blog entry by carleenrenee

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... and the cross hanging from the rearview mirror seemed a bit surreal. After a few days in Sofia, we took the bus to Veliko Turnovo. This city is really beautiful. There's a river going through the middle of the city, and it is surrounded by scenic ...

El fin de Europa del Este, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

El fin de Europa del Este

A travel blog entry by warm

... el cuerpo para China. En nuestro hostal conocimos a una pareja de Madrid muy simpatica. Han estado un mes viajando por Bulgaria y Rumania y estan encantados. La verdad es que estos dos paises son preciosos y super baratos, asi que hay que darse prisa ...

En souvenir du passe communisme, Buzludzha, Bulgaria travel blog

En souvenir du passe communisme

A travel blog entry by billboquet

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Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Veliko Tarnovo

A travel blog entry by love1017

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Photos from Veliko ...

The City of Veliko Turnovo, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

The City of Veliko Turnovo

A travel blog entry by scottik38

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Veliko Tarnovo (Bulgarian: Велико Търново, sometimes transliterated as Veliko Turnovo) is a city in north central Bulgaria and the administrative centre of Veliko Tarnovo Province. Often referred to as the "City of the Tsars", Veliko Turnovo ...

Heading North, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Heading North

A travel blog entry by fiseb

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... noticed he had a couple bug bites, maybe from the bed, which wouldn't be all that surprising. However, by the time we reached Veliko Turnovo, the bites seemed to have multiplied, mainly on his back, hands, and feet, but also a couple on his arms and ...

Bulgaria's middle aged capital, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Bulgaria's middle aged capital

A travel blog entry by lostalready

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... is, the somewhat questionable English of the tourist brochure assures us, the middle aged capital of Bulgaria. I think what they are trying to say is that Veliko Tarnovo was the capital during the middle ages. The landscape is all hills and valleys so ...

Reggae festival on Veliko Turnovo & petite Renee, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Reggae festival on Veliko Turnovo & petite Renee

A travel blog entry by billboquet

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Tsarevets Fortress, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Tsarevets Fortress

A travel blog entry by p45

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castle on the clouds, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

castle on the clouds

A travel blog entry by bsuarez

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... in. The laser light show was interesting and fun. The fortress on the hill is easily the highlight of Veliko Tarnovo. This has definitely been my favorite place in Bulgaria so far. But sadly I think my trip in Bulgaria is almost over. I need to get ...

L'ancienne Capitale, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

L'ancienne Capitale

A travel blog entry by billboquet

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Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria's Ancient Capital, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria's Ancient Capital

A travel blog entry by laytonandjana

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We took a 5 hour train ride to Veliko Tarnovo, the prior capital of Bulgaria and a university town. Yes, we are in BULGARIA! Again, not to sound like a broken record but this countryside is top-notch. Just beautiful! The town sits on a sharp S-shaped ...

Hospitable Hostel Mostel, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Hospitable Hostel Mostel

A travel blog entry by warm

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... an omelette.  This was as welcome as the free beer.  We were going to like it here me thinks!! Veliko Turnovo was Bulgaria's medieval capital and this was only transferred to Sofia when it became clear that the town was unable to grow ...

Archery and Unintentional Smuggling!, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Archery and Unintentional Smuggling!

A travel blog entry by nikijaine

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Bulgaria was super cheap and the Bulgarian campsite at Veliko Turnovo was lovely. You had to take your shoes off to go into the loo/shower block. I think they may be the best camp facilities in existence.  http://www.campingvelikotarnovo.com/ It ...

A Hidden Gem!, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

A Hidden Gem!

A travel blog entry by mjlankers

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... combing the coast in an unsuccessful attempt to find our hidden beach, we beelined for the inland mountains to a little town called Veliko Turnovo. This town is awesome. It is an S-shaped town that lies atop a steep valley cutout by the rivers ...

The Hotel California, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

The Hotel California

A travel blog entry by kally563

... bed; this time with ear plugs firmly in place. At 9:00, I wake up with one goal for the day: getting to Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria. Can't be too difficult, right? The Internet (ha! Never believe the Internet!) has promised me a bus to Ruse, across the ...

This is What I've Been Waiting For, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

This is What I've Been Waiting For

A travel blog entry by sabarod

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Veliko Tarnovo has been wonderful. I've been looking forward to mountains and rivers and forests for a while now and VT has certainly delivered. After three months in the Middle East I thought it would be a refreshing change. I was right. Two nights in a ...

Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Veliko Tarnovo

A travel blog entry by worldtaste

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After a good night to rest, we discover when we open the window a terrific view of ...

Turnovo, Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Turnovo

A travel blog entry by tomer

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... next day we headed for the castle in Turnovo. On the way we found an archeological museum which explained about the castle and Turnovo being the ancient Bulgarian capital and stuff. We finished with the castle late at noon, then we took a walk around the ...

Sex-Ed, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Sex-Ed

A travel blog entry by orianapacker

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... ;finished our day of village-hopping in Veliko Turnovo, where we'll be staying for two nights.  Veliko Turnovo is the gorgeous ancient capital of Bulgaria.  The city is built on a hillside, and hidden stairs lead you to ...

Batman!, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Batman!

A travel blog entry by maam

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... . We couldn't hear the music from our hostel but we could watch the lights for free. Supposedly the show plays the history of Bulgaria through song and light. There is a lot of red (blood). Another amazing thing our hostel did for us was arrange for us ...

Bulgarias famous 3rd cap. & historical treasure, Veliko Tŭrnovo, Bulgaria travel blog

Bulgarias famous 3rd cap. & historical treasure

A travel blog entry by ashleilaing

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