Casablanca Apart Hotel
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... a bit like we'd entered an abandoned town ravaged by war decades before), the landscape suddenly became green. Fields upon fields of sunflowers, grapes and sweetcorn. Open plains became winding forest roads and then, having only seen it through the fog on our boat tour up the Bosphorus, there it was: the Black Sea in all of its sparkling glory.
We arrived at Varna bus station (I say bus station, it was more like a ...
Highlights that come to mind are Jamie's pants being blown off the line during the night. Then in the morning heading out to the market to buy a fishing rod to reel them back in and succeeding!
Going on a dodgy banana boat for the first time and finding ourselves surrounded by jellyfish while we fought to hold on for dear life.
Managing to haggle when drunk for one piece of Donner meat
Managing to balance on someones ...
... tourist destination but clearly in May it's too early and the place looks pretty empty and sea is cold judging by the screams we can hear from the beach.Tomorrow we drive north again to Balchik, lets be honest only really to play golf! But I see it has a botanic garden so I shall give that a visit. Climatically we have gone back a month and the wild flowers were just splendid in the national park (Annie). ...
... Brenton and I were treated with a slow cooked lamb and vegies with George and about 15 others....it almost felt like home.
Overall we cut our time in Varna short as there was not much to see or do, and most places were deserted and museums not open. It is only a place to go to in summer if you are looking for beaches and non stop ...
... down to the beach. There is a hot mineral water river that flows into the sea. First we found a calm area where the waves were just gentle swells and swam for a while, then we went over to the hot pools that the city built next to the river. We joined the locals for a good sulfuric soak. Mmmm, smells so good.
Tomorrow we will fly to Sofia, back to a busy city. Hard to believe that our trip is coming to a close.
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