Category Archives: Bulgaria tips and tricks

Bulgaria Off the Beaten Track – Karanovo Thracian Tomb

Karanovo Thracian Tomb Several years ago I went to this site when it was relatively new and even less known.  So this year, on our recent trip to Bulgaria, I decided to bring the family, especially given that my daughter … Continue reading

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Picturesque Bulgarian Village – Brashlian

Click on the image to follow a link to the Brashlian Page and Gallery on this Blog.  Enjoy! Related PostsVisit to the Valley of Thracian Kings – Part II A Trip To The Valley of Thracian Kings Another Trip and … Continue reading

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Bulgaria: Pirin Mountain Lakes – Continued

Earlier last week I posted a quick snippet of information about a beautiful corner of Bulgaria – the Pirin mountains and Pirin National Park.  As mentioned, you have good access to the mountains and park from the town of Bansko. … Continue reading

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Bulgaria: More About the Pirin Mountain Lakes

If you were intrigued about the picturesque mountain lake in the previous posting, let me provide you with some more visual clues to the origin of these lakes.   The Pirin mountain in Bulgaria is one of the big mountains … Continue reading

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Bulgarian Beaches – Sunny Beach

Bulgaria is a country that offers great resorts and activities both in the winter and in the summer.  I will spend some time over the next few days to provide updates on the beaches my family and I have traveled … Continue reading

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Plovdiv Bulgaria on Lonely Planet’s Best Travel Destinations in 2015

For those of you who have been to Bulgaria – you probably had wondered like I did for many years – why is Bulgaria essentially a destination often considered as the “off the beaten track” place…Well, things have changed drastically … Continue reading

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Travel from Bulgaria to Istanbul

If you have come to this blog chances are you were searching for information on Bulgaria.  Well, you have come to the right place — and mind you — in the next few days, you will also get access to … Continue reading

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Interesting approach to getting the article message out – or Not (not completely a travel article)

For those of you who are regularly interested in checking property prices around the globe this may be somewhat of an update – on Bulgarian properties….Or may be NOT!   Reading or not the article "Bulgarian property prices ‘have hit bottom’ … Continue reading

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Bulgaria in the Winter — A Pictorial

This February I had to travel to Bulgaria unexpectedly… Spent a week in the country and manage to be there during a major winter weather — heavy snow fall, near disaster conditions (lucky for me not in the area where … Continue reading

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So How do I find these Famous Thracian Tombs? Where are they….

There are several tombs you can plan to visit while in Kazanlak / Bulgaria.  Here are instructions on how to get to them.  WE assume you are capable of making it to Kazanlak 🙂  from your location in Bulgaria…. Most … Continue reading

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