All posts tagged: Bulgaria

Central Park

I have been meaning to take autumn photos of Sofia for a while. I really love the park near my office. It is Sofia’s version of Central Park. During the summer they transformed it into something really unique – there is a man-made stream and […]

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sunchair at St.Anastasia Island

Saint Anastasia Island

St. Anastasia island is the third island I have visited this year after Corfu and Ireland. It is in the Black Sea, off the coast of the city of Burgas. St. Anastasia island and has long been on my list, so on our way to Sinemorets, […]

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street in Sofia, Bulgaria

Back in the City

After three months away from the city, I am finally back. It has been a very special summer. I really had to extract myself from my city lifestyle to be able to see and feel the energy of the places I visited in the country. […]

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view of Lovech from the fortress

Exploring Lovech Old Town

Bulgaria is dotted with small towns. Many of them have ‘old towns’ – entire neighbourhoods preserved  from modern development. Lovech is a charming town which boasts a wooden covered bridge, which is one of only three of its kind in Europe! Once you cross the […]

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stone fence and flowers in Zheravna

Tale of Stone and Wood

On the southern slopes of the Balkan range in Bulgaria lies the village of Zheravna. A tale of stone and wood, this place has not changed since the 19th century. It is a magical place, faraway from modern civilisation. All houses have traditional architecture dating […]

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Blossoming tree at Troyan Monastery

Sacred Beauty

There is something really enchanting about monasteries in the Balkans. Last week I did a day trip to Troyan Monastery. Religion can be a very personal and sensitive subject and I try not to publish photos of churches normally. But no matter what your religion is, I […]

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balkan skewer

Balkan Delights

If you would like to taste really delicious Bulgarian food you will have to travel from the capital. Although Sofia has several very good traditional restaurants, it is best to try it in an authentic setting and close to nature. I have chosen to show […]

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Country road in Bulgaria

Country Living

After my trip to Ireland I have been spending time in the country. My hometown is in a very remote area in the foot of the Balkan range. My family has a restored old Bulgarian house, which is just the perfect rustic retreat. All made […]

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Annette restaurant garden

Moroccan Treat

Being at the crossroads of east and west, Bulgaria has a taste for other cultures and cuisines, which here comes very naturally. If you like experimenting with ethnic cuisines, you will be happy to discover Sofia is full of such restaurants. Annette is a Moroccan restaurant […]

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