Aparthotel Prestige City
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... very patient.
BBQ food, tables under the trees and beer - but not for us. Being with the village VIPs, we were invited to lunch with the mayor's party. Not a posh affair, but nice food (Bulgarian portions which meant there was no hope of eating it all) and lovely people we could communicate with thanks to Pam's Bulgarian. Also rakia - apparently very good quality but ...
... chunks with lots of bones still in, and her 'steamed vegetables' were just lukewarm frozen mixed veg with tough peas. Took forever to arrive, too. We had been planning to go for cocktails before going round to F's at 9:30pm, but didn't have time thanks to dinner taking so long. We had a lovely time at F's though; R went round too and we had a great time together.
Up at the crack of dawn tomorrow for our bus journey to ...
This morning I took Kate and Andrew to Arbanasi, a place Kate had been wanting to go ever since I first mentioned it last autumn!
Our first port of call was the wonderful Church of the Nativity; just as I thought, they were absolutely blown away by the fabulous, colourful frescoes covering almost every inch of the walls, ceilings and wooden beams.
After this we moved on to ...
... two parks I hadn't been to before (Tsar Simeon's Garden and Dondukova Gradina Park) and I sat down to rest in the pedestrian square with the Roman stadium remains and Dzhumaya Mosque. 'Spring' from 'The Four Seasons' was playing out of a loudspeaker by the stadium.
Eventually I went back to the hostel to pack up and check out. I walked to the North bus station, a journey which took over half an hour. When I arrived, the ticket ...
... to know.
So this morning, after a few run-of-the-mill sightseeing stops we headed to the top of the mountain range overlooking the Valley of Roses toward the peak of Buzludzha and its famous communist monument that had nary a guidebook mention.
Hovering in the clouds, it was an impressive sight from the bottom of the hill just below. It was immediately apparent at its foot the massive building had been abandoned many years ago. Our guide showed ...