Park Hotel Moskva
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... on every corner. There were much more than what I could photograph. I asked a policeman why they were all here and another who spoke english said the President was visiting.
Then I saw Turkish baths housing a museum so went in there to get away as they would probably fuss about my camera and taking pics. This area ...
... about 2 hours from Sofia) and geez Louise it really was something else. They follow the Orthodox Christian religion out here and the paintings on the walls of the Church within the Monastery, as well as those in the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral that I went to today, were awe inspiring. The landscape in Bulgaria is just wonderful too. All these snow capped mountains, flowing waterways and thick forests. It would make for some excellent ...
... into the city, planning to meet Nikki's bf (Nikola) back at the train station in 3 hrs.
An elderly man and woman became our personal escorts off the tram and to the city center. Neither really spoke any english, but both insisted on walking us to our destination (they initially saw us studying our guidebook on the tram and offered help). What a warm welcome to Bulgaria! We walked around the city center, went into a church that big but heavily ...
... in and around Sofia qualify the city for occupying a place in the 'underrated European city' category, yet this is also subjective, and arguably, the occasional monstrosity of a monument which could well be interpreted as a 'blott on the Bulgarian landscape' is sought out, and for my money, the entire city is a slightly imperfect, but still highly enjoyable whole. All in all, the trend in recent years has been to tag a short ...
... is very picturesque- wait til you see the photos! It was a fun excursion, we enjoyed taking a bus trip out of Sofia through the rolling hills and golden fields of Bulgaria. In Plovdiv we toured the old town and saw several Roman ruins in the city. Archeological preservation is at a different level ( no pun intended!) than in Turkey. Some areas are cordoned off, however other areas contain trash ...
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