Category Archives: Sofia

Saint Sofia Crypt and Sofia Archeology Museum Highlight Last Bulgaria Day

We returned to Sofia Bulgaria for one day before leaving the country to head to France for the next few weeks.  On our first day in Bulgaria, a week earlier, during the walking tour given by our friend Teddy, we … Continue reading

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Restaurant Dobrevski During Our Veliko Turnovo Road Trip

We already had a very full day when we arrived in Lovech, a city in central Bulgaria, to have dinner at Restaurant Dobrevski.  Our friend Tedi had told us when we left Sofia that she had picked out a place … Continue reading

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Boyana Church and National History Museum in Sofia

After having seen the 13th century frescoes in Sofia‘s Boyana Church, I can safely say: I have not yet seen Giotto’s early frescoes, but Mr. Giotto, you have some stiff competition for the prize of most stunning early sacred wall … Continue reading

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Our Sofia Bulgaria First Day Walking Tour

The first day of our glorious month-long trip, hooray!  We arrived in Sofia, Bulgaria, had a very enlightening shuttle van ride from the airport, driven by Sammy, the concierge from our hotel the Sofia Hilton, and we were off to … Continue reading

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Rawlly Health Food Store Serves Sofia Raw Vegan Desserts

If the world is saved by all of us finally coming to our senses and eating vegan (and raw) foods, it will be charming young ladies like the two who run Rawlly in Sofia, Bulgaria who lead the way.  I … Continue reading

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France and Bulgaria Month-long Vacation Overview

It’s been a while, I know.  We were on vacation for a whole month, and between the preparation before, the vacation itself, and the recovery time after (jet lag, ugh), I have been out of the habit of regular blogging … Continue reading

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Sofia Bulgaria Vegan Restaurants and Bakeries and Beyond

Our European trip this summer will begin with a week in Bulgaria, visiting Bulgarian friends who are going to show us around the country.  The first several days of that visit we will spend in Bulgaria’s capital, Sofia, seeing its … Continue reading

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