Montana, Bulgaria

Travel Blogs from Montana

Montana Travel Blogs (7)
We have the X Factor, Varshets, Bulgaria travel blog

We have the X Factor

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


... , instruments practised, dance choreographed and jokes rehearsed. By the time 8pm arrived everyone was eager to get started. This is Bulgaria so at 8:24 precisely our MC for the evening, Christo (manager of the protected home in Gabrovo) got things going ...

Shooting at guards, Varshets, Bulgaria travel blog

Shooting at guards

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


... all the arrangements and we met at a sports club set just above the huge dam that sits to the north of the city of Montana. The game was hotly contested and when the guards scored the first goal (an amazing overhead scissor kick!) we thought we might be ...

Oshte football, Varshets, Bulgaria travel blog

Oshte football

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


Day 2 was much like day 1, except, thankfully, a bit cooler. We are establishing a routine at the prison; drills followed by games. The UK team played the "oranges" today. Tomorrow we shall be against the reds or the yellows. We have had two different ...

Here we snow again, Montana, Bulgaria travel blog

Here we snow again

A travel blog entry by trusselltrust


... ; many of them receive the first education they have ever had whilst they're there. This is the only institution of it's kind in Bulgaria, meaning that the boys come from all over the country - visits from family are rare due to the cost of travelling, in ...