• Bulgaria
  • The Southern Border Crossing to Macedonia

    Sandanski Bus, Visiting Macedonia

    Part of the challenge of travelling to less common places is that there are usually limited ways of doing things. After Bulgaria my plan was to head to the Republic of Macedonia next and there were definitely some challenges ahead. Before heading to Melnik, my last stop in Bulgaria, I had wrongly assumed that crossing the border with […]

  • Bulgaria
  • Bacho Kiro Cave and Dryanovo Monastery

    Dryanovo Monastery by Bacho Kiro Cave

    My visit to Dryanovo started because of an incorrect caption on a Pinterest photo. As I’ve previously mentioned, my plans for Bulgaria were basically non-existent before arriving. Part of my itinerary building was simply looking at pictures of Bulgaria on Pinterest and finding places that caught my interest. One really cool photo that drew me […]