Slavyanska Hotel Beseda
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... to the 6th-century Church of St Sophia, on 2 Paris Street. The monument commemorates the hundreds of thousands of Bulgarian soldiers who died in wars defending their homeland. Ceremonies involving the President of Bulgaria and foreign state leaders are often performed here.
... Ramapo named Maya. It was interesting to see Maya, whom I had not spoken to for many years. We spent the night eating traditional Bulgarian food and having good conversation. It was a nice day overall.
The next morning I took a shuttle bus to the Rila Monastery, which is the most famous and supposedly beautiful of the monasteries in Bulgaria. As a Jew, it is kind of odd to see the power of devotion that some pilgrims ...
... his friend was singing (we felt like in a KTV!), a dad was having fun with his two kids on a table, some scouts were planning their next trip on a map, other people were playing pool, and of course there were the facebookers…. and a lot of other backpackers chilling with each other… such a nice atmosphere ! We grab some free pasta and jumped into a taxi ...
... brit. His mate was also helping out and it felt a lot like fawlty towers with some of the conversations and things that went on! I found that there was some Rock Climbing that could be done, and so we decided to stay a few days to try and arrange this. The weather had another idea though, and it got called off in the end (not having much luck with my sports!). It was good to have a relaxing rainy weekend though and saw some of the last of the Olympics, and a city close-by.
... 57 Sofia 615 Istanbul 951 Athens Passports are collected by the Serbs and we wait. Passports are handed back by the driver and we drive across the expanse of no-mans land concrete to the Bulgarian side. This time, we all get off the bus and proffer our documents personally. Meanwhile, birds fly overhead from Bulgaria to Serbia ignorant of their wanton violation of international protocols. Into the outskirts of Sofia under a lid of clouds, with ...
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- Pets allowed