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... had a massage and soaked in hot jacuzzi for few hours. Prices were good- 45 lev (~£17) for massage and spa access. After the pampering all of us had our last dinner in Borovets and headed home to pack.
All in all, for those who never done this before, I would advice not worry too much like I did by searching for all the answers before I even got there. My main concern was lift passes, that we did not even need at the end, as a beginner you end ...
This morning, after using the wi-fi till after lunch, we finally headed off towards Veliko Tarnovo (a little town in the Lonely Planet that looks worth visiting). On our way Logan spotted a sort of army vehicle grave-yard. So of course we pulled over and he got out to excitedly investigate. He took heaps of photos, I'll only ...
... But no, that seemed too much. By the way: after I had
looked at our bikes (standing outside unguarded) a few times, I was told
that they were safe. The whole family was responsible for our safety.
And it worked.
That afternoon we still managed some more kilometers
and found a silent spot for a good sleep. This prepared us for a steep
climbing of (again) the Balkan Mountains, now going from North ...
... then it was over - almost as quickly as we had secretly hoped it might be (we were a bit apprehensive, especially as iron gates were locked behind us).Saying our goodbyes and heading or the relative safety on the van, we then dropped off another cargo of Christmas boxes in the delightful little church just down the road, we suddenly felt we had made a group of hardened individuals laugh and (we hope) brought them some joy ...
... year too many kids face a stark choice; try and find the families that could not feed them or take their chances on the streets with the drug dealers, pimps and human traffickers. Many of these kids simply disappear and the House of Opportunity Programme exists to try and turn the tide, if only for a few at first.
The team are staying at HoJ for a few days and it was great to see Veneta, the ...