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Sep 9, 2010 - Thracian tombs at Kazanluk

Today was a long day on the bus (4 hours) to the Black Sea coast. Along the way we stopped in Kazanluk to visit two Thracian tombs from the 4th Century B.C. We got to tour one tomb which is actually closed to visitors, but yet again, Lyuba knows everyone so was able to get us special permission to go in. No photos are allowed in the first tomb due to the paintings on the walls. The tombs are all located in the Rose Valley named for all the roses that are grown here. Evidently, Bulgaria produces 85% of the worlds rose oil (who whudda...

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