COMPLETE BULGARIA ITINERARY

Letter 151 If Bulgaria's not on your bucket list, it should be. If it is, this may spark your imagination and encourage you to book that trip. If you're already going - this should be a helpful itinerary including some tricks and tricks for this crazy beautiful country. I spent the last 2 weeks of … Continue reading COMPLETE BULGARIA ITINERARY

Rila Monastery from Sofia

Letter 143 A trip to Bulgaria would not be complete without visiting this monastery. It's beauty and magnificence are striking when paired with the forested mountains in the background and surroundings of peaceful paths and rivers.     Art and Architecture I fell completely in love with the buildings, courtyard and art that graced ever … Continue reading Rila Monastery from Sofia

Hiking in Montenegro’s Black Mountains

Letter 115 "At least one of you will probably experience vertigo" said our hostel owner and expert on all things in Durmitor National Park. Would it be me? I'd never been to 2,500m before - I hadn't even been to the tallest peak in the UK, which only rises to a measly 1,345m - so … Continue reading Hiking in Montenegro’s Black Mountains

The best places have no wifi

Letter 20 As we walked up to the wooden door of the tiny Highland bothy I remember thinking how wonderful it was that it was completely disconnected. Surrounded by nothing but mountains, water and wildlife. People (including myself) actively look for hostels with free wifi, but how rare is it to find somewhere which is … Continue reading The best places have no wifi