Travel Blogs from Sofia, Bulgaria

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We're Tired But We Arrived in Sofia!, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

We're Tired But We Arrived in Sofia!

A travel blog entry by dmzs-trip

We made it to Sofia. Our flight out of Chicago was delayed a couple hours but we had a 4 hour layover in Frankfurt so no worries. We were met at the airport with no problems. Due to heightened security they had to wait outside the airport but we found ...

Jun 30, 2000, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Jun 30, 2000

A travel blog entry by worldwildtravel


Баба Mapta, Koprivshtitsa, Bulgaria travel blog

Баба Mapta

A travel blog entry by cassie_bodkin


... April Uprising against the Ottoman Empire occurred in 1876. This uprising was what led to the insurrection that re-established Bulgaria.   The historic town was so cute with it's old traditional Bulgarian architecture and cobble-stone streets. ...

Beautiful Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Beautiful Sofia

A travel blog entry by scwonderwoman


...  Oh,....did I mention that 'I' was the 'Beautiful Italian Princess' in the play.  Hey,.....when I Rome! (Or well,....Bulgaria) Anyway,....we enjoyed this 24 year old so much that after the play, we invited him to lunch.  He happily ...

Sofia, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Sofia, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

A travel blog entry by gv_family


... around the airport.  The Bulgarians get around this by simply not slowing down....ever. The ride from the airport, through Sofia, to our apartment was TERRIFYING.  You probably know that every culture has their own version of personal space. ...

Short update, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Short update

A travel blog entry by bulgardo


... had a meeting with the Visa representative here in Sofia.  She is a one-person show, and she explained to me that Bulgaria is a very small, developing market for credit cards.  In talking with her, I realized that there is not any opportunity ...

Szófia, Szófia, Bulgaria travel blog


A travel blog entry by zeboly


Köztes szállásunk Isztambul felé Szófia. Mivel nem tudtuk meddig jutunk első nap ezért nem foglaltunk előre szállást. Az előre jegyzetelt szállás címét tudta ugyan a gps, de ott nem találtuk meg a kinézett hotelt ...

What was going on ... on the train to Sofia?, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

What was going on ... on the train to Sofia?

A travel blog entry by dmarek


... on an American diner but much more like a restaurant chain...which it is part of since there are quite a few in and around Sofia.  Erwin wanted to go there because it was the only place he knew and the waitresses were quite attractive and wore very ...

Cultural Day in the Capital, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Cultural Day in the Capital

A travel blog entry by nadyapb


... The floors were made of elaborate mosaics, some very well preserved. The museum has been built by Sofia Municipality and is the first underground museum in Bulgaria. Walkways have been constructed, allowing the visitor to get up close to and above some ...

Italy, Montana, Bulgaria travel blog


A travel blog entry by vessella

Италия – ако има рай, това е частичка от ...

Day One, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Day One

A travel blog entry by suz18c


First day in Sofia, Bulgaria. I visited The Snail House. Did a double take outside a church with the most amazingly preserved frescos from the 11th century to see a Sequoia tree. Ended the day with a free food tour: edgy, hipster soup place, trendy vegan ...

To Bulgaria, with love (again)., Botevgrad, Bulgaria travel blog

To Bulgaria, with love (again).

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


... of Skravena and hook up with the translators who will be joining us for the camp. This year the team are: Laura Ferguson (Bulgaria intern) Grace Henney (two time SC vet) Fraser Henney (Grace's husband and SC newby) Emma Milsom Jenny Riley Marie Hancock ...

Jul 15, 2011, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Jul 15, 2011

A travel blog entry by sdavidova


The art and craft of shooting hoops., Botevgrad, Bulgaria travel blog

The art and craft of shooting hoops.

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


After the debacle that was Rich forgetting to set his alarm clock to Bulgarian time we eventually got going after a teensy lie in. Today was all about getting our materials for the arts and craft sessions up together and getting to know our translators ...

Mammuth on the 5th floor, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Mammuth on the 5th floor

A travel blog entry by cariverga

Есть очень тонкая грань между ...

Painful trip to...but warm welcome in...Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Painful trip to...but warm welcome in...Sofia

A travel blog entry by ltalsky


... in the morning 2-spend the day in Istanbul 3-take the overnight 4h-bus 6h-train ride combo across the Turkey border into Bulgaria to arrive in Sofia at noon the next day In theory, it could have worked, especially because Lance and I sleep so well on ...

Review - Hotel Villa Boyana, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Review - Hotel Villa Boyana

A travel blog entry by sofia123


... , and it really shows in the attention to detail. There are several nice restaurants in the immediate vicinity of the hotel and downtown Sofia is a 10-minute taxi ride. Forget the so-called "luxury" hotels, in the city centre; stay here. The value for ...

The Evening After, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

The Evening After

A travel blog entry by vmang


This morning, Gary brought me a bowl of fruit from the hotel. Good thing, because breakfast didn't arrive until 9:30. They eat strange things for breakfast here, like olives & cheese so oatmeal isn't one of the choices. The doctor came in this ...

Sightseeing in Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Sightseeing in Sofia

A travel blog entry by ericjon97


... around the corner from my new hostel so I met up with them, dropped off my bags and we headed out.  I wouldn't say that Sofia is a very beautiful city overall, but there are a couple of gems.  We saw all the sights that the city has to offer ...

Day 3 - post procedure- touring day, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Day 3 - post procedure- touring day

A travel blog entry by vmang


... 800 hits on the blog! and lots of comments. It sure feels good to know we have such support. We're going to a famous (in Bulgaria anyway) restaurant shortly that was recommended by the concierge (one of Gary's new friends!) Cheers......Gary & Verna ...

"In Bulgaria, anything is possible."

A travel blog entry by ethanstone

So when we last left our travelling duo, they were lost in Beograd, making their way to the train to Sofia, Bulgaria...after using the well-trusted point to ticket and train cabin technique to find our train, we settled in on what we found out were ...

Reeled In, Rila, Bulgaria travel blog

Reeled In

A travel blog entry by caitlin_rose


A tiny little town sitting beside a clear running river, with a grand total of 3 hotels and really that seemed to be over kill, I can safely say I felt I feel off the ‘Tourist Map’ here. We managed to walk around the three or four streets ...

after video, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

after video

A travel blog entry by markdoch


Hello all. We have struggled a bit with the uploading but there is an after video of me leaving the hospital.  It is 36 hurs after the procedure and 48 hours after walking in.  It's somewhere in the photos but you can find it.  I'm walking ...

Bulgarian pitstop, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Bulgarian pitstop

A travel blog entry by jamboree


Location: Sofia Arrived from: Belgrade By: Train Start date: 19/08/13 End date: 22/08/13 What was great: The hostel, getting our Iranian visas, the post walking tour drinks What was not great: Annoying people at the train station, too much time spent ...

Sofie, betonova dzungle, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Sofie, betonova dzungle

A travel blog entry by kecapmanis2011


Do Sofie prijizdime vecer, nas hostitel nas ubytuje u svoji sestry a jejiho manzela. Dame sprchu a vyrazime s Borisem a jeho pritelem Adrianem na narozeninovou oslavu jejich kamaradky. Oslava probihala ve velkem stylu v nevelkem byte na klasickem ...

Whose blog is this, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Whose blog is this

A travel blog entry by vmang


... Friday or Saturday.  I don't know if we can- ie do we need a visa?  I read today a little of the history of Bulgaria  and the pamphlet started at 6000 BC.  Go figure. I also did not know that these folks fought on the side of the ...

[Arrival day] Background - Bulgar Empires; Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

[Arrival day] Background - Bulgar Empires; Sofia

A travel blog entry by pfln


... , the Bulgars became semi-sedentary during the 7th century in the Pontic-Caspian steppe, establishing the polity of Old Great Bulgaria c. 635, which was absorbed by the Khazar Empire in 668 AD.  In c. 679 Khan Asparukh conquered Scythia Minor, ...

Sofia - Innenstadt, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Sofia - Innenstadt

A travel blog entry by benedictperera

Im Stadtzentrum von Sofia konnte ich die bedeutendsten Plaetze mit Hilfe von Betty, eine Freundin von Lyuba besichtigen. Dazu gehoert die Kathedrale, die Regierungsgebaeuden, der Stadtpark, thermische Quellen, der Blick auf das Gebirge, welches sich ...

Flight from gatwick, Sofia (Bulgaria), Bulgaria travel blog

Flight from gatwick

A travel blog entry by tom_9918

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Hello - Goodbye Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria travel blog

Hello - Goodbye Sofia

A travel blog entry by travelmenu


We left Istanbul by bus heading to Sofia, Bulgaria with the intentions of staying the night there.  We heard mixed reviews about Sophia -  you'll be a target as you are so blonde, poverty is great, a lot of drug addicts, alcholics, prostitution ...

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