Holiday Beach Hotel
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... it would switch off to the point where we were all shivering. 11 bloody hours! So simple, so annoying. Rant over...could be worse lol! Arriving in varna we found the recommended 'yo-ho-hostel' and yes it was a pirate themed hostel. Why the hell it was recommended to us I don't know. Disgusting place, the street would've been cleaner I think. On the upside we got a private room for the price of a dorm so that was a nice bonus. But as far as hostels go...don't go ...
I'd booked two night here in Varna because the hotel has a pool and I wanted to loaf....
It was too late yesterday so today I visited a couple of things in the morning with the intention of loafing by the pool all afternoon, when i got back to the hotel I discovered that the whole pool side had been prepared for another wedding.....so no pool for me. Not impressed, I asked the staff what was going on and I got told the pool ...
Had 300 miles to do so used a toll rod in Turkey, all the toll roads use electronic passes so as a tourist it's a pain to sort out. You can apparently buy temporary ones in shops but i couldn't find one....
Various websites mention booths at the toll stations where you can also buy them, again nothing...
I asked someone at the station and he indicated using the power of mime that I could pay at the end. ...
... best to keep them entertained with sandcastle building and a mixture of games.
After deciding to retreat back to the hotel we embarked on an impromptu craft session. The kids also received a toy puppet each. These were very kindly knitted by a friend of Pete and Maggie’s especially for the children. They aren’t just any old puppets; they have obviously been ...
... that good at back home. It is eye-opening to us that although we came expecting to teach these kids, we never expected to learn something from them. We can only hope that we are giving them as much fun and love as they deserve.
A few of the kids today were a little afraid to go into the sea because it was think with seaweed – again something that many of them have never ...
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