Gradina Hotel

Golden Sands, Golden Sands, Varna, 9007, Bulgaria | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $31.00
 

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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We woke up this morning to a gale force wind, dark low clouds and spitting rain. We almost turned over and went back to sleep. But here we were so we packed the wet weather kit and headed for the BlackSeaRama Golf course. It was incredibly windy, probably the strongest winds I have ever played in but it did make it interesting.... and in fact it didn't rain at all and did warm up but the wind made it a cool day; good ...

Gardens of Queen Marie and an unexpected meeting

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... me to play golf in Oman two years ago, amazing coincidence! We were very pleased to see him and had a drink with him afterwards. The course itself was a bit dull, Charlie kept putting his balls into bunkers and getting cross; I relaxed and enjoyed the wild flowers and did rather well.

Dinner overlooking the Black Sea under an equally black sky (looking stormy again) completed a great day.

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Bring more balls!

A travel blog entry by cflove

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Having heard there were no free slots twice we we trotted along to the pro shop at 9.30 and I was expecting the young lady to phone then but no, the moment she saw me she said "yes it's all arranged your husband is playing Tharacian cliffs at 12.00". Hooray! It was a 1,000 km detour!
Charlie was partnered up with a young German guy who would have been playing on his own? We were mystified ...

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

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... and Golden Sands and by accident we went into the holiday village of Albena and had to take a ticket to get through the barrier. It's an ex Soviet resort, 45 years old, lots of concrete but with modern bits I was quite curious but Charlie started to have a panic attack saying he would pay not to have lunch here. At the barrier I explained to the young man that we'd come in by accident he said he'd let me out for free and to have a nice day ...

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