Category Archives: Veliko Tarnovo

Free Veliko Turnovo Walking Tour and Samovodska Charshia

If there was a better way to wrap up our three days in the Veliko Turnovo area than with a guided tour from Free Veliko Turnovo Walking Tours, I cannot imagine what that would be.  Our guide Plami was absolutely … Continue reading

Posted in Bulgaria, Bulgarian Food, Churches, Countries, Dairy Free, Food, Guided Tours, Lunch, Monuments, Restaurants, Travel, Veliko Tarnovo, Walking tours | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Daskalov House Mehana Zograf Tryavna Bulgaria

Another sweltering day in Vetrintsi, Bulgaria?  I know, let’s go for a day trip to Tryavna, yay!  So that’s what we did – after breakfast at Teddy’s house, our intrepid hostess and guide (guide-ess?) drove us through the scorching heat … Continue reading

Posted in Bulgaria, Bulgarian Food, Countries, Dairy Free, Food, Lunch, Museums, Travel, Tryavna, Veliko Tarnovo | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Arbanassi Day Trip and Drive Past Veliko Turnovo

On our first full day in the Bulgarian countryside with our friend Tedi, our agenda was not very ambitious.  Tedi had to take her car to get looked at by a mechanic for a minor problem in the morning, and … Continue reading

Posted in Arbanassi, Bulgaria, Bulgarian Food, Churches, Countries, Dairy Free, Dessert, Food, Monuments, Travel, Veliko Tarnovo | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Bulgaria, Bulgarian Food, Countries, Dairy Free, Dinner, Food, Lovech, Restaurants, Sofia, Veliko Tarnovo, Vetrintsi | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Restaurant Shtastliveca Vegan Cake in Veliko Turnovo

Our last full day in Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria was already a special one when we walked into Restaurant Shtastliveca for afternoon refreshment.  We had taken the Free Walking Tour of the Old Town, followed by lunch at Gurko Tavern and … Continue reading

Posted in Bulgaria, Cake, Countries, Dairy Free, Dessert, Food, Restaurants, Travel, Vegan food, Veliko Tarnovo | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

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

Posted in Airplane flights, Airports, Arbanassi, Bayeux, Bulgaria, Buses, Caudebec-en-Caux, Churches, Concerts, Cooking, Countries, Dairy Free, Entertainment, Food, Food stores, France, French Food, Jumieges, Markets, Paris, Restaurants, Rila, Rouen, Sofia, St-Wandrille-Rancon, Supermarkets, Train Stations, Train travel, Travel, Tryavna, Veliko Tarnovo, Walking tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Veliko Tarnovo Bulgaria Dairy Free Bakeries and Restaurants

After spending our first few days in Bulgaria in the capital of Sofia, our base for the latter half of the week will be Veliko Tarnovo.  This is our friends’ home city, and we will undoubtedly make some day trips … Continue reading

Posted in Bakeries, Bulgaria, Countries, Dairy Free, Food, Restaurants, Veliko Tarnovo | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment