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- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... us. He had great stories about the city that made all the places I had just seen on my own seem entirely new and different. I don't want to ruin it for you, so here are just some of the highlights:
You'll notice that banks in Sofia all have little balconies on one door. That is the office of the head of the bank. It's not just a nice benefit for the good times. It's also his way of saying, "you can trust me with your money. If I lose it all, I'll jump off ...
... would finally be boarding the mythical train to Sofia. Along with an old man, we were the only passengers on the train and it therefore left about ten minutes early, as soon as we had all boarded. It was a cold morning, especially for a man who had arrived from Brisbane via Hong kong and a warm Japan and turkey, but this created a stunning morning mist over the agricultural land of a Bulgaria which was just awaking to Friday morning. The train itself ...
Sofia has been an unexpectedly charming city. We joined a free walking tour hosted by an NGO organization. Our guide was real nice and showed us some of the iconic sites in the central city. There are a lot of activities, museums, and parks to check out. I kind of wish we were staying here for a day or two longer.
Our tour showed us a lot of Religious buildings, Roman ruins, ...
... around and pulled us up to dance with them. Most of us ended up standing on our chairs dancing. There were a couple of conga lines going a few times through the night. I had a great time. After all the dancing, we headed back to the hotel. The hotel we are staying at has a casino in the lobby and a piano bar upstairs. I was exhausted and went straight to bed, though others seemed to enjoy rest of thine night in true Bulgarian ...
... that they use a local currency, rather than trade in euros. We got good value for our dollar and tried to do some serious retail therapy, however styles don't always suit our taste. This evening we went to a country inn up in the hills behind Sofia. We ate traditional Bulgarian food, then enjoyed a performance of folk dancing and singing. The night was capped off by a spectacular display by two men who walked and danced across hot coals. The ...