Category Archives: Bulgaria

A winter walk in Staro Stefanovo

Our main goal in this frosty winter day was the village of Arbanassi, but since we had long heard about Staro Stefanov’s charm, we decided it would be convenient to visit it also, because it was on the way. It … Continue reading

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Bansko and around: 15 tested ideas for active tourism out of the season in the winter capital of the Balkans

My first visit in the town of Bansko happened almost 20 years ago. At that time the town was very small, and many of its current outskirts were pastures and meadows. Then I remembered two things: the enormous silhouette of … Continue reading

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Weekend in Bansko: full recharge in Apart hotel Lucky Bansko after 2 high panoramic peaks

I am glad to share the fresh impressions of the weekend we have just spent in Bansko. The main goal was to climb the peaks of Muratov and Polezhan and at the same time to relax and pamper in some … Continue reading

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Aquae Calidae near Burgas – the power of the hot waters

Aquae Calidae near Burgas is a new tourist destination in Bulgaria. It is old baths from Roman times, used earlier by the Thracians as a sanctuary and later on rebuilt several times over the centuries. They have been used nowadays … Continue reading

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Saint Anastasia Island: exciting sea walk to one of the most beautiful Bulgarian islands

The island of Saint Anastasia in the Burgas Bay is not only an interesting place to visit, but it is also a real sea experience. This was the first place we visited during our summer holiday. Here are the details.

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10 remarkable Bulgarian monasteries around Sofia

Every year, one special place among all of the places I visit, take the Bulgarian monasteries. Each of them is a real center of spirituality, faith, culture and solid relationship with our history and the Bulgarian soul. Beside that, most … Continue reading

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A wonderful weekend in Arbanassi – churches, museums, hiking trails and SPA

Arbanassi is a small village near Veliko Tarnovo, sheltered seven medieval churches. All the houses there still keep the old Arbanassi architecture – white, made up of stones, with high fences, almost like forts. It is always interesting to have … Continue reading

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12 incredible sights in the heart of Strandzha Mountains

At the end of last July we spent three wonderful days in the heart of Strandzha Mountains in the area of Malko Tarnovo. This was our second visit to the region. We were there 7 years ago. At that time, … Continue reading

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The best 20 places in Bulgaria I visited in 2017

In the last days of the passing 2017 many of us are reviewing what has been achieved. Me too. The year was so rich in terms of impressions and visited places in Bulgaria. Let me present 20 of them. In … Continue reading

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12 Bulgarian monasteries I visited in 2017

We have visited so many Bulgarian monasteries in the recent years and we will continue to explore them, because each of them is unique, makes us feel strong relation with the spiritual, and the most of them have reach history. … Continue reading

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