Melia Grand Hermitage
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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Travel Blogs from Golden Sands
... luck. I had spaghetti bolognese which might as well have been a plate of oil and Alex had pork gristle in mushroom sauce, dubious. We also discovered that Bulgarian waiting staff (certainly in this area anyway) have no concept of how to serve food. We didn't have to wait long but they insist on bringing each dish when its ready regardless of the order you'd like to have it in, or whether you'd like the rice you ordered as a side ...
We woke up this morning to a gale force wind, dark low clouds and spitting rain. We almost turned over and went back to sleep. But here we were so we packed the wet weather kit and headed for the BlackSeaRama Golf course. It was incredibly windy, probably the strongest winds I have ever played in but it did make it interesting.... and in fact it didn't rain at all and did warm up but the wind made it a cool day; good ...
... me to play golf in Oman two years ago, amazing coincidence! We were very pleased to see him and had a drink with him afterwards. The course itself was a bit dull, Charlie kept putting his balls into bunkers and getting cross; I relaxed and enjoyed the wild flowers and did rather well.
Dinner overlooking the Black Sea under an equally black sky (looking stormy again) completed a great day.
... greens etc. Charlie had a fun time, lost a few balls in the sea but found a lot while searching for his own in the meadows of flowers. It was a great and memorable day of golf.
Went to Balchik for supper tonight. Nice little sea side town with a string of restaurants along the harbour wall. We eat a nice meal while watching the amazing lightning storms which we have been seeing ...
... and Golden Sands and by accident we went into the holiday village of Albena and had to take a ticket to get through the barrier. It's an ex Soviet resort, 45 years old, lots of concrete but with modern bits I was quite curious but Charlie started to have a panic attack saying he would pay not to have lunch here. At the barrier I explained to the young man that we'd come in by accident he said he'd let me out for free and to have a nice day ...