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... our whereabouts, activities and successes as we travel around vis this blog site.
i hope you are all doing well on your side of the world and would love to hear from you.
In the meantime I am posting some pics of life here over the last few months here and some of my crazy gypsy kids and family I study with.
Lots is of love from abroad - not a broad!
Catherine -da-Great in Bulgaria
... ll find a wealth of different cultural and historic sights to enjoy including plenty of museums and art galleries.
Perhaps the best known of Plodiv's several museums is the Ethnographic museum, housed inside a beautifully opulent house once belonging to a former trader known as Argir Kuyumdzhioglu. Inside, visitors can see a varied and ...
Today we went back to Plovdiv to spend the night there before Mum's flight back to London tomorrow evening. Thursday is my normal weekday day off and I've booked tomorrow off as a day of holiday. To get to Plovdiv today, instead of going by bus I had arranged something special; a taxi to take us all the way there and drop us directly at our hostel. I arranged for the taxi man to take us through the mountains and stop at the Shipka ...
Shushitsa is a small village which is ~ 25-minute from Gorna Oryhovitsa, in central Bulgaria, with a population of ~500 people. It is a very typical Bulgarian village where the young people are all moved to cities to secure themselves a job and the elderly are left behind in the village. That is the reason why about one third of the houses in the village are vacant and collapsing. You don't ...
Ruse to Bankso, Bulgaria, about 280 miles
It's our 35th wedding anniversary - Wow, how did that happen?! Probably going for a knees up with the 'Windys' later.
Last night we met the Lotus boys, formerly known as Jedward (John & Eddie) but now the name is defunct as Eddie has gone home & been replaced by another Steve, making it 4 in all. Although one of them is known as Spooky, and another as Eileen. (don't ask)
We then joined ...