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... in learning about communism in each of these Eastern Europe countries we are visiting. It is something I vaguely remember learning about in school, but have forgotten all the details. What's crazy is how recent it was. In fact, I was born before the Berlin Wall fell. During our tour there was a tiny rain shower. We have not seen rain our entire trip and let me tell you it was amazing! Especially after being so hot the whole time. We both find it kinda funny that we are ...
... because the only time I'd done that before I'd got royally ripped off, but now it looked like we had no choice. To guard against being ripped off I got Dave to take a photo of their listed rates. Maybe the driver we ended up with had seen us do this (or maybe he was just nice and honest), because as it turned out we didn't get ripped off at all.
It was snowing in Sofia. Inside Sofia Airport it was lovely and warm ...
... other on a cell/mobile phone. Many of the local crops have already been harvested.
Those of my generation may recall the song 'Jesse's Girl'. Transposed, that would be The *****. To update the lyrics might be 'I'm glad I don't have Jesse's girl, where did he find a hag like that?' Bit tired as we hit the 'burbs of Sofia by 1315. Whether the apartment buildings are old Soviet or new Bulgarian, they are ugly.
Into the hotel c 1340. Up to the room for some ...
Thursday 27th - up and packed early to head to the bus station. Said our goodbyes to shanti hostel, really great place and staff! Our bus left right on time with only 9 people on it, we both dozed here and there, catching glimpses of mountains capped with snow. Didn't take us too long to get through the boarders and have our passports taken and checked. Few more hours in terrible bumpy roads we were on the out skirts of Sofia, let's ...
We arrived back in Ruse, Bulgaria after our two weeks in Romania. Ruse is right on the Danube and due to its location it became Bulgaria's largest city in the late 19th Century opening the first cinema, brewery, shipyard, print shop, railway, bank, oil refinery, etc, in Bulgaria; it also had the first street lighting. Apparently it is dubbed 'Little Vienna' so as you can imagine there are lots of beautiful buildings. We took it easy while in Ruse; a bit of ...