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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 PostsA Trip To The Valley of Thracian Kings Another Trip and Several Topics to Talk / Write About — but first … 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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Bulgaria: Pirin Mountain Lakes

One of the big adventures is hiking in new (for you) mountains.  There we came across some stunningly beautiful lakes. Here is photo from the first one

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Arbanasi Bulgaria – Picturesque Village Near Veliko Tqrnovo in Bulgaria – Part-II

Continuing the photo blog view of Arbanasi – here is the next installment and next set of photos. If you ask me for more specifics on what exactly you should do in the area, my response will be simple – … 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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Chiprovtsi Carpets – Now Part of the World Cultural Heritage

The new news from Bulgaria and the village of Chiprovtsi specifically is that the carpets which are woven on vertical hand-looms have been accepted in UNESCO’s world cultural heritage listing.   To be more precise, the carpets originating in Chiprovtsi … 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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Bulgaria in Images

Here are a few interesting photos from our recent trip to Bulgaria.  In my previous article I provided a guide on how you can get from Kazanlak to Istanbul.   So in this update I just wanted to post a bunch … Continue reading

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