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Nov 10, 2014 - Not a Good Day!
10-Nov Today's plan was to travel by bus to Varna, Bulgaria. The day didn't exactly go according to plan. I knew that no trains went from Constanta to Bulgaria but knew that some buses did. But, when I got to the bus station, I could only find one bus to Varna and it left Constanta at 6:30pm. I guess I'm spending the day in Constanta. To avoid being homeless too long, I decided to linger in my hotel room until check-out at noon. Since the WiFi in the room wasn't working (although they promised it would), I turned my attention to the TV....Jump to full entry
Sep 6, 2009 - Border Crossing, Birds, and Busses
After 'hookah' lunch with Zlatka & her mom in Istanbul, we rode with them to Burgas. Uneventful border crossing, though it entails about five seperate stages. We've heard those can at times take hours; took us ~20 minutes, though being with a Bulgarian citizen was obviously advantageous. Went birding to nature reserve on Saturday, though learned we missed the southern migration of 10's of thousands of storks by two days ! Sunday went to Nessebar; an almost island town of 10,000 on the Black Sea coast north of Burgas. It's history goes back...Jump to full entry
Apr 20, 2007 - Black Sea Bulgaria
19th April- We arrived in Burgas in the afternoon found a hotel to stay in and spent the rest of the day resting and watching the TV. 20th April- We walked around the town for the morning and stopped off at a seaside restaurant for lunch. We had a few beers and played cards for the afternoon. We spent the afternoon drinking $2 bottles of wine and eating chips. A very relaxing way to spend the day.Jump to full entry