- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Russian TV Channels Available
- TV Channel One Russia
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... when we got to the border the guy said that the picture of the person in my passport was not me. I had long hair, contacts, and a bit more skin when I took that picture three years ago. I have lost a lot of weight while traveling. All of my shorts stretch a few inches off of my hips and I wear lots of belts. I could probably eat better and loose more weight. No more pizza, ice cream, kebabs, and bread ...
... a few hours bus ride.
If anyone is interested in hearing what I learned about the Bulgarian politics and some on the ground sentiments on that, let me know and I'll update this entry!
Sofians (Sofites?) have a peculiar way of interacting with strangers. A lot of poeple knew I was a tourist, by the way I dressed mostly, and also, I was told by several people, by my body language. Lots of people still gave me the benefit of ...
... toppled the minarets and the Turks, believing this was bad luck, abandoned it. The church was returned to its glory after Liberation (late 19th century), and the necropolis had been found in 2008 when a water pipe was being fixed. Excavations revealed many Roman and Byzantine tombs dating back to the 3rd and 4th centuries, some including frescoes. The floors were made of elaborate mosaics, some very well preserved. The museum has been built by Sofia Municipality and ...
... night train out of Sofia on the 22nd, I didn't want to waste any time. There was a nightly pub crawl that started at 10:00 PM and it was great.
We started at a pub called Road 66 (themed after Route 66). We had 8 beers for about $12. I noticed that most of the places we had been to in Europe so far seemed to really like lighter beers, but it was pretty good. After that we went to one more bar which I never would have found on my own. There ...
... small demonstration outside the archaeological museum and the heavy police presence seemed quite intimidating
To get away so they didn't fuss about my camera was a large Ministry building with nice architecture. The inner courtyard actually ...