Marina Grand Beach

Golden Sands, Golden Sands, Varna, 9007, Bulgaria | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $80.00
 

Travel Blogs from Golden Sands

Lazy days

A travel blog entry by wendalex

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... luck. I had spaghetti bolognese which might as well have been a plate of oil and Alex had pork gristle in mushroom sauce, dubious. We also discovered that Bulgarian waiting staff (certainly in this area anyway) have no concept of how to serve food. We didn't have to wait long but they insist on bringing each dish when its ready regardless of the order you'd like to have it in, or whether you'd like the rice you ordered as a side ...

Windy weather and really interesting golf partners

A travel blog entry by cflove

5

... 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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... and the signature 6th has a 100m drop and the hole plays 200m. I overshot the first ball but the second was literally 50cm from the pin....and I missed the put! It was a long detour to come up here to play but today was worth every km. We are playing the other two courses too and I'm sure they will be nice but it will be a long time before I play a better course. Brilliant day! C.


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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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