Red Star Hostel

Address: 6 Angel Kanchev Str, 3 floor, Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria | Hostel
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    Travel Blogs from Sofia

    Thracian treasure troves, colourful Orthodoxy...

    A travel blog entry by lucywillson on Oct 30, 2014

    8 photos

    ... and a tiny ancient church. We also went into Sveta Nedelya Cathedral for a look round. It was very atmospheric and colourful inside, with painted walls, icons and lots of light. There were several small circular stands with sand inside to put candles in. To one side of the iconostasis at the front of the church, there was a finely carved, raised wooden box; I stepped up to see inside it and saw a shiny metal statue of a saint lying inside it, with a painted ...

    Bees and Buffalo in Bulgaria

    A travel blog entry by tiffanyrose-14 on Jul 10, 2014

    1 comment, 34 photos

    ... way we would have time to check our bags so we prepared to take out all our liquids and shift things so we could take our bags as carry-ons. Luckily, I’ve gotten to be a pro at packing light! We reached the airport with twenty minutes to spare before we were to start boarding. Thankfully we made it through security uneventfully and jogged to *what we thought was* our gate. After standing there for ten minutes, I handed my ticket to ...

    War Stories

    A travel blog entry by nigel.terrea on Dec 05, 2013

    7 comments, 39 photos

    ... us. We were happily welcomed into the actual home, (or what seemed like a MANSION in this country), turned hostel by a woman named Nina and her entire family. Before we could even get settled in she was offering us fresh baked bread with local cheese for a snack and once again we knew we had found a gem.

    We arrived at night so there wasn't much site seeing to be done so we did what we do best...went for a nice dinner at a recommended restaurant in the ...

    Bulgaria - Sofia & Rila Monastery

    A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Sep 04, 2013

    59 photos

    ... art from different parts of the world visit the Rila Monastery to enjoy its beauty and get familiar with the fine art and religious collection. In 1983, the Rila Monastery was put on the List of the World Cultural Heritage Sites. In these days there are only 9 monks living inside of the monastery, however, more than 100 of them used to live there (which is not so much taking into account the size of the monastery).

    We visited the main church (free of charge) and ...

    Communisim and Nostalgia

    A travel blog entry by melepua on Jan 14, 2012

    1 comment

    ... no frills station after a restless sleep on the train, not because I couldn’t sleep, but because I was never given the chance to relax. Here’s why: board train at 11:10pm, find two seats that I could sprawl out on. Wait for ticket inspector, show ticket. Fine. Use dodgy toilets, giggle. Sprawl out on seats, sleep. Police wake me up at 1:15am to check passport. I see them walk off the train with mine. 10 minutes later, they are ...