Hotel Zenith

81 Lyuben Karavelov Str. , Sofia, 1142, Bulgaria | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Sofia

Horse Riding Bulgaria & Romania

A travel blog entry by melrobertson on Jun 24, 2014

56 photos

... that Plovdiv is not in Sofia but rather a few hours south of Sofia! Sim also hadn't told me that he had already looked it up and saved the real Sofia walking tour information on his iPad. Turns out we weren't far away from the start and made it there about 5 minutes late. The tour started at 6pm and finished around 8:30pm, our night bus didn't leave until midnight. The tour itself wasn't to bad they told us alot about during the war and there is a section that has ...

War Stories

A travel blog entry by nigel.terrea on Dec 05, 2013

7 comments, 39 photos

... with a grueling 10 hour overnight sleeper train to Bulgaria. It was our first Eastern Europe overnight train and from the stories we heard, it was not about to be a pleasant one. We sucked it up as backpackers on a budget do, stocked up on snacks and prepared for the worst!

At this point, we have been in the cold for weeks and are craving some vitamin D. We can only hope that by heading towards Bulgaria and beyond will satisfy our cravings for sunshine and maybe some warmth! ...

Sofia Sojourn

A travel blog entry by choyt1427 on Jul 15, 2013

3 comments, 29 photos

... event organizers in case I was questioned as to the reason I was visiting the country. I instantly regretted the decision to pick that 7 AM direct flight to Sofia. Once in Tel Aviv, Amy suggested that I would be fine with 2 or 2 and a half hours before my flight. She explained that everyone is assigned a number when they arrive at the airport. The number starts with 1-6. 1 means you're cool, 6 means you might be shifty. Amy guessed I would be assigned a ...

City of Wisdom & Culture

A travel blog entry by seangmandell on Sep 11, 2012

110 photos

... in the period of the 2 minutes I was checking their produce wares.

Another comical moment:
I had heard and learned, but I had temporarily forgotten that Bulgarians reverse the nod and shakes of the head for "yes" and "no". I.e. "Yes" is symbolized by the horizontal shake of the head (vs. our "no"), and the "no" is symbolized by the vertical nod of the head (vs. our "yes").
Remember: NODDING = NO. SHAKING = YES.

Upon passing ...

Sofia without a clue

A travel blog entry by peyton on May 10, 2012

47 photos

... to be the busiest shopping street, Sofia's 5th Ave., with no compass or plan.  The  street is shaded by chestnut trees in bloom and lined with smart cafes, many already crowded with the coffee-sipping cognoscenti , in front of the usual shop windows filled with Dolce & Gabanna this and Juicy Couture that.  Struck by a practical thought, I enter a small convenience shop on a side street and ask the guy behind the counter if he can recommend a good rakija.  -For a gift? ...