We get asked this question a lot; How we’re paying for all of this travel? To put it simply there’s budgeting, paying for things with savings and making money (working) while we travel. If only money fell from trees! It … Read more
Kapana is Plovdiv’s “The Trap”. A five-centuries old neighborhood known for its craftsmen and narrow streets. There were events every weekend and great cafes and restaurants. Can’t speak much to restaurants since we mostly can’t eat at any of … Read more
Plovdiv, Bulgaria is a great town about 2 hours east of Sofia; it’s smaller than Sofia, but has so much amazing culture! I’d be remiss if I didn’t mention the Plovdiv State Puppet Theatre. We saw three shows there, … Read more
The Plovdiv State Puppet Theatre has lots of shows for kids and we’ve seen two so far, “Fantasy Sea” and “The Queen of Spades“. The great thing is it doesn’t matter that we can’t speak Bulgarian … Read more
Burgas, Bulgaria is 4 hours east of Plovdiv by train
Our second weekend trip was to Burgas, at least this time we were on the Black Sea, and just a little bit closer to Istanbul.
The train ride to Burgas
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