Laguna Beach Resort & Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- TV Channel One Russia
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Our morning started with a drive through the Balkan Range. There are fields and copses and acres of sunflowers, all with their heads bowed, and then suddenly a small, depressing village where dogs guard junk yards and other places that you can't imagine anyone even wanting to break into. The houses are in disrepair or abandoned altogether, and small public squares are overgrown with weeds, almost as if any civic pride ended when Communism did. On the other hand, ...
... with its beauty and mystique.
On the other side of the coin, looming over the town is the quite frightening 'Creators of the Bulgarian Sate' monument designed and constructed in 1981 during the height of the Communist era.
As you walk towards this towering concrete construction you could believe that at any moment it might open up and deliver a 100 megaton missile on the world.
The border was 10 km ahead and there our rate of progress changed. The first 2 checks were relatively 'routine’ and then we came into a huge parking area technically in ‘no man’s land’ as there was a duty free shop. The vehicles were queued in 10 lanes and there was minimal movement.
There we sat in blazing heat (37°C) and parked on asphalt. We felt very sorry for those with kids. The officials had to stop ...
... what was nice, passed a group of cyclists from Slovakia. Sometimes, it's nice to meet people from your own country while travelling.
Today, we were literally stopping nowhere except for coffee breaks (and you know, posting pics on facebook. Good news- OMV gas stations have wifi!).
We did go to Bucharest as planned, however we just drove through, looking around from the car. By actually stopping to walk around, we'd ...
... with beautiful frescoes. Churches dated from the 13-14th century. Then we were on our own to shop! We had a nice lunch overlooking the harbor. Tonite is our group happy hour. Tomorrow we are on the road again to another town on the Black Sea-Varna. ...