Soak in a hot spring, eat the biggest ”mekitza” in the world and had a ride in the Rhodope Narrow Gauge – Winter Fairy Tale in Bansko region

Soak in a hot spring, eat the biggest ”mekitza” in the world and had a ride in the Rhodope Narrow Gauge – Winter Fairy Tale in Bansko region

This year we decided to go on a winter vacation to Bansko, Bulgaria. Bansko is one of the most famous ski resorts in Bulgaria located 150 km from Sofia and literally at the foot of the Pirin National Park. As we are not really into winter sports, my review will only cover things you can do, eat and see outside of the ski slopes ):

European road trip – Nurnberg, Vienna, Budapest, Castelul de Lut in Valea Zanelor

European road trip – Nurnberg, Vienna, Budapest, Castelul de Lut in Valea Zanelor

I haven't updated my blog for two weeks, but for a reason - we decided to move back to Bulgaria and we were busy selling stuff, packing stuff and moving stuff back to our place in Bulgaria. As we had to take our car with us, we decided to make a little European tour through Nurnberg, Vienna, Budapest, and Castelul de Lut in Valea Zanelor in Romania.

Rose Festival, Valley of the Thracian kings and endless list of reasons to visit this region

Rose Festival, Valley of the Thracian kings and endless list of reasons to visit this region

Exploring Kazanlak and Stara Zagora region One of the things I wanted to tick in my Bucket list was to visit the Rose Valley (in Kazanlak, Bulgaria) and to participate in all the festivities around the Rose Festival. This year the time has come to take the road....I was targeting the Rose Valley, but the [...]