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Christopher Deliso

Bulgarian Surprises, Part 2

May 23, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria

Now that people are starting to come from the Dnevnik article about me to comment on the first part of this post, it looks like high time for me crank out the second part. And so- we begin.

Up from Devin through Shiroka Luka to Smolyan, the Rhodopi conifers all obediently in rows, trying to... Full Story

Lode Desmet

Blind & Old Shatterhand

May 21, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria

Blind & Old Shatterhand

I once lived under the honest impression that the people in the Balkans loved Westerns.   A lot of shooting has been going on here – and I guess that this fact unconsciously played on my (creative) mind when I was trying to interpret the name that so many restaurants in the region here... Full Story

Christopher Deliso

Bulgarian Surprises

May 11, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria

In the latter half of 2007 I had the opportunity to cover large swathes of Bulgaria while researching the new Lonely Planet guide to Bulgaria. Here is the link, it is available as of May 2008. Buy it and use it and send them nice mail commending the two fine authors involved (heh heh).

While... Full Story

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