Posts filed under: Sofia, Bulgaria

There’s a cottage industry in Sofia, Bulgaria of restaurants located in older houses that have been refurbished, serve eclectic food, and provide a true home style in everything from the...
I’ve come to the conclusion that each country has its own timing system when it comes to driving.  The margin of error in the States may be 3 seconds, and...
I explored the beautiful outskirts of Sofia yesterday (not entirely independent of the parking pressures inside of Sofia. I had a rental car, which I had initially thought was a...
(dictionary.com: motherland (origin: 1705-15): 1. one’s native land. 2. the land of one’s ancestors. 3. a country considered as the origin or source of something.) My mother’s side of the...
Growing up in the ’80’s during the Cold War, the Red Scare, remnants of McCarthyism… and of course, the movie Red Dawn with Patrick Swazye, had anyone and everyone in...
Inevitably, when you’re country hopping for months at a time and catching up on a country’s history (recent to antiquity) on the airplane ride to said country, you may not...
Mother’s Day 5.8.16 Ever dream of quitting your job, getting rid of all of your things, and catching a flight to another continent? I’m just about to book my flight...