September 27: Bulgaria to Meinik

Bulgaria is a Balkan nation with diverse terrain encompassing Black Sea coastline, a mountainous interior and rivers, including the Danube. A cultural melting pot with Greek, Slavic, Ottoman, and Persian influences, it has a rich heritage of traditional dance, music, costumes, and crafts. At the foot of domed Vitosha mountain is its capital city, Sofia, dating to the 5th century B.C.

 

Melnik is a town in Blagoevgrad Province, southwestern Bulgaria, in the southwestern Pirin Mountains, about 440 m above sea level. The town is an architectural reserve and 96 of its buildings are cultural monuments. Wikipedia

Story Coming!!!

On The Road to Bulgaria

Kathy, Jackie, Mariann, Laurie

Waiting For the Passport control

Hurry Up and Wait Time!

Sharon and Alex!

We Made It into Bulgaria!!

Our Turn

Sue At Border

Local Garden

Another Hill -- This One to Dinner

Barb and Roxanne -- Are We There Yet??

Old, old Home!

Skyline

Vegetarian Dinner!!!! Potato Pie