Category Archives: Bulgaria

Chudnite Skali; The Wonderful Rocks. Bulgaria

No bullshit, these rocks are actually called The Wonderful Rocks. It’s not a name I have conjured up because I think they’re wonderful… although they are a little bit special. In the middle of nowhere Although the rocks are 4km from the village of Asparahuvo and about an hour west of Varna it does feel…

Bulgaria’s Answer to The Pinnacles; Pobiti Kamani

Located 18 km north-west of Varna is Pobiti Kamani. Also known as ‘the petrified forest’ and ‘the stone forest’ the fossils are described as one of the most incredible natural phenomena of Bulgaria. How to get there? Some GPS maps will find ‘the stone forest‘. If not, head out of Varna on the A2/E70 until you pick…

On the road: Being vegan in Bulgaria

We were warned before going to Bulgaria that the food was very heavy on meat, cheese and cream… Usually all in one dish! So we had a fair idea of what to expect before we got there however we were pleasantly surprised when we discovered it wasn’t that bad! Being vegan in Bulgaria required a…