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... in the square to finish our ice creams (and saw a man on a skateboard pushing himself along with a big stick...) before going inside the church. The building is interesting because it was originally built as a mosque by the Ottomans, back in 1528, before being abandoned in 1878 at the Liberation of Bulgaria and used as a military warehouse and prison. It wasn't converted into a Christian church until the early 20th century. ...
... bless her little heart',....said, "Debbie,....stand in between the police, and I'll take all of your pictures." "NO! NO PHOTOS!", screamed the police! No photos ANYWHERE in the Metro. Of course to us,....this was incredibly FUNNY. The officers somehow didn't see the humor. (No the first time we almost got arrested.)
So,.....off we went. We walked through the beautiful streets,.....stopped in The Church of Sofia,....lit ...
... li>Charming happy dog followed us around for whole 2 hrs. He never demanded attention or food, he was just happy for company. He snoozed whenever we stopped for the blurb for that spot, he hopped up onto a long stone bench and walked alongside us for a bit of fun.
... happened. I was impressed and it gave me a much better impression of Bulgarians, then I had previously.
On my last Friday before I arrive in Israel, Elena and I visited the Aladga Monastery, one of many cave monasteries that existed during the 13th and 14th centuries. It was incredible to see how the monks lived in these small spaces, because I kept hitting my head in the complex. It was very pretty, ...
... a little chilly.
I ordered the mish-mash, which is exactly what it sounds like. I also noticed a woman at the next table eating some watermelon, so I ordered that too. Well, the mish-mash was just delightful but the highlight of the meal had to be the mountain of watermelon they brought me. I took half of it to go. And so back to the hotel I went to get a little more work done before I left for my session. I also finished my watermelon.