Hotel Rila Borovets
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... Anyway, it was too far to drive in one go so we stopped off at a lake on the way and camped there for the night, again with a handful of Bulgarian fishermen! The sunset was beautiful, which Logan missed as he was snoozing due to taking anti-histamine to combat the swelling from the bee sting! Very relaxed day and night.
... 8217; sleep (Monday was a very long day indeed) we headed off to meet the residents of the House of Joshua this morning. It was great for those of us in the team that have been before to see familiar faces and moving for us all to compare life between young adults in Bulgaria and young adults in England. We spent the day making wedding favour samples of soap that the House residents are selling as part of their social enterprise (HOPe Soap) and jam ...
Today the team went back to school in Skravena, a village close to Botevgrad that has been home to our first House of Opportunity for more than 5 years. we visited the kindergareth too; be warned, some of the following pictures and video contain excessively cute ...
... already. The lady of the hotel was probably also a relic from the socialist times, but once the price negotiations were done, she showed her soft side inside her hard shell.
If you're wondering about the many mountains, all with different names: we cannot tell one from the other on sight, but apparently geologically they are different. However, they come together in a '3-mountains-point'.
The next day, a Tuesday, we rounded these Rila mountains. ...
Today has been about forward thinking- not something we can always be credited with but occasionally we think about stuff before we do it. Not that the results improve but we feel it's best to show willing.
This am the youth team spent some time on their hands and knees checking out all the arts & crafts materials that we will be using over the next few days. Alice spent some time on her hands and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center