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It is almost 7 am on Saturday, 9/6 here in Sofia. I've been awake for a little while now, and I gave up on the notion of sleeping in as my mind had already started working. I knew it was time to get up when I started thinking about what I'd write in this entry while lying in bed!
Before I left for this trip, I went back and forth on whether to check luggage or carry on. My dad had asked met to bring him something small from the US I ...
... we went past a huge ravine which had had a paper mill and plantation erected around it. An enormous dam was set beside it no doubt to draw power to the factory, and had altered the flow of the lake to make it practically uninhabitable for the local wildlife. No one worked here. No one lived here. The great towers of the mill were cold, and the windows were all broken. No cars were in the car park and grass had taken over the concrete paving. It was a depressing sight.
... for our last three nights. Having said that we have a few plans for this week which will hopefully include a day trip to Belogradchik's sandstone and limestone rock formations, a hike with Petya's family weather permitting and some more touristy stuff around Sofia. Chao for now! PS I forgot to mention. We finally made the social pages! Our picture was on the Botevgrad newspaper website. We made the site because we were from Australia and we attended the street ...
... line at the Bulgarian border. This type of logistical nightmare is typical and makes the border patrol between the U.S. and Mexico seem like an EZ pass lane. To save on gas, those crossing into Bulgaria turn off their vehicles. When the line advances, they get out and push their cars forward. Families fall fast asleep only to be abruptly awakened by loud horn honking when it was time to move ahead 6 inches. We had heard the traffic was particularly congested due to ...
... no identification, the government in Bulgaria resigned. Riots and protests spread through Bulgaria like wildfire..some violent, some peaceful. In Varna, a seaside city in Bulgaria, two men lit themselves on fire. Why the outbursts and unrest? The foundation of the protests seems to be high electricity bills; however, as time went on it was clear there were and are MAJOR problems in Bulgaria. Social security is too low and the cost of ...