Exploring the Museum Village of Koprivshtitsa


*Today’s article on Koprivshtitsa is ponsored by Traventuria travel It’s a mouthful, isn’t it? Kop-riv-shtit-sa! You’ve probably never heard of Koprivshtitsa, so I am here to introduce you to this secluded historical museum-village set in the Sredna Gora Mountains of Bulgaria. After my wonderful visit to the second city of Plovdiv, Nicolay from Traventuria took us on a beautiful scenic … Read more

The Spectacular Rila Monastery

Rila Monastery, Bulgaria

After a very interesting overnight ‘train’ journey from Istanbul to Sofia (when the train was cancelled!), we decided to hit the mountains and check out Rila Monastery with www.rilashuttle.com. Getting to the Rila Monastery Heading to the Rila Monastery by public transport from Sofia is difficult to do in just one day. The bus takes … Read more

Free Walking Tour Sofia

This week, I have been staying in Sofia Bulgaria to explore the city and learn about Bulgarian History. I used eDreams to get the cheapest flight from the UK. One of the best things I did was the free walking tour Sofia. There is a free 2 hour walking tour in Sofia that starts at the palace on Vitosha and … Read more