AVEL Guesthouse

40 Letostrui Str., Sofia, 1836, Bulgaria | Hotel
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Last call

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


So we reach the end of this year's Christmas box distribution trip. We hope you have enjoyed the short snippets we have posted here; we've tried to share with you something of the experience of visiting so many different places with the presents and seeing so many happy faces.

We have had a lot of difficulty shooting video this year as …

A Brief Flirt With Sofia

A travel blog entry by cannesorbust


... come out. It gets pretty quiet for a solid 20 minutes as everyone chows down, then the kids resume running around. Is a real pleasant atmosphere, really reminded me of Friday night fish frys and such at a Catholic Church during lent. Very similar feeling. Everyone knew each other. I was probably the only foreigner, and certainly the only American. I felt proud that Hannah took me. The next day I took a small group tour with a guy named Haris. Haris was 25, Bosnian, and ...

Journey to Bulgaria

A travel blog entry by jaclyn.brian


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It was here that we also tried rakia, an intensely strong liquor found throughout the Balkans (although Bulgaria lays claim to its origin) that is the country's national drink and a mirror of the pálinka we had tried in Hungary a week prior. Considering its alcohol content (at least 40% in most cases, and higher in others), rakia was surprisingly easy to drink, although doing so was, understandably, a slow process. I also tried Kamenitza, one of the ...


A travel blog entry by scatabout

... they are having a hard job getting any young people to become monks. Another 2 hours back to the hotel and were all exhausted. It was interesting to hear that the people who were on farms after the war had the farms taken off them by the communist regime and then 20 years ago they were given back to the owners. The only problem was that a lot of the owners had since died and so ...

What a week.

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust

Today the team bade farewell to Mark and Sue who returned to the UK after an action packed week. we think it's fair to say that they both really enjoyed thier time hear and for Mark here will always be the unforgetable experience of Boychinovtsi (day 10)...

We also delivered 200 Christmas boxes to Animus, a organisation that runs womens refuges. The presents are always greatfully received and ...


This hotel, located in the Оборище area of Sofia, is near Nesseber Village, Alexander Nevski Church, Rila Monastery, and Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai).
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