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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... well-looked-after until recently, so a great many of the frescos have faded or been damaged. Some still have remarkable color. It's very popular with visitors, but I wonder how long that will last. It's not very big inside, and I can't help thinking of all the breathing and humid bodies potentially further ruining the paint.
Our next church was Sveti Spas, "sveti" meaning saint and "spas" being the first few letters of the Greek word for savior; ...
... this, and it worked.
The area also has the largest Kalashnikov factory in Bulgaria (though it doesn't pay any patent royalties to the Russians). This means that Kazanluk can be called, yes, the town of Guns & Roses. Between the roses and the guns, unemployment in the area is only four percent.
So our first stop in Kazanluk was at the Iskra Museum and Art Gallery. Stefan's mom used to work at the museum, and she was there to ...
August 14 2015 Bulgaria
After 47 days in Turkey we feel we must move on so headed for Bulgaria. It seemed to take forever to get onto the ring road and we had one very tight spell. We had missed a crucial turning and ended up in a light industrial area– mainly related to motor industry. The problem was twofold. There was no space to make a U turn. The GPS directed us to turn left – we ended up in a maze of narrow streets at the bottom of ...
... least the beer was good. Someone then had a „great“ idea to get rakia. I was done after the first shot, but the boys looked like they liked it for some reason.
Leaving the town right before midnight, they got a bottle of rakia, I got a bottle of gin and we spent 3 more hours sitting on the beach, smoking shisha, playing drinking games. Of course they drank the whole bottle. Do I even need to say I had to drive the next ...
Today was a short morning with our tour group. Before meeting with the group I wandered around town before things opened up. On our tour we went to the local museum to view the Greek and Roman artifacts found here. Then we visited two of the ...