Hotel Elena

Resort Zlatni Piassatsi, Golden Sands, Varna, 9007, Bulgaria | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $71.00
 

Travel Blogs from Golden Sands

Lazy days

A travel blog entry by wendalex

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... of Constantine and St Helena which is clearly where all the fancy pants people holiday. We went on a very rickety cable car (sorry no photos, I was clinging onto everything for dear life). We laughed at the pot holes. And the best part? We made friends with a lovely Romanian couple and their adorable baby girl. They introduced us to homemade Palinka (!!!), and warned us about the gypsies in Bucharest. And we drank beer! Just the ticket!
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Windy weather and really interesting golf partners

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... with castle and some Roman ruins but it's now mostly a nature reserve. It's probably most famous for the 40 virgins who tied their hair together and threw themselves off the cliffs rather than being ravaged by the invading Ottomans...

We have really enjoyed this bit of Bulgaria. The weather could have been kinder but in the summer this area could be a really nice holiday (if your a golfer!).


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Gardens of Queen Marie and an unexpected meeting

A travel blog entry by cflove

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Queen Marie was a grand daughter of Queen Victoria and the wife of King Ferdinand of Romania and she built herself a small summer house with just 3 bedrooms in Balchik overlooking the Black Sea where she could be alone with her daughters. In the extensive grounds there were an assortment of small buildings to accommodate staff and friends. She designed the house herself and employed a garden designer to make ...

Bring more balls!

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... greens etc. Charlie had a fun time, lost a few balls in the sea but found a lot while searching for his own in the meadows of flowers. It was a great and memorable day of golf.

Went to Balchik for supper tonight. Nice little sea side town with a string of restaurants along the harbour wall. We eat a nice meal while watching the amazing lightning storms which we have been seeing ...

Oh my God how looks can deceive! (4369km)

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... shocked, no one does this for fun.

In a tiny village called Kranevo we came across a lovely looking rustic wooden hotel with an equally nice restaurant in the garden. We let the owner choose our meal we asked for typical Bulgarian dishes and it was all great including the Bulgarian Rakia, a cross between gin and vodka. The urban dictionary says 'extremely alcoholic Bulgarian drink, one shot is enough to raise your forehead ...

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