Comana Monastery, Bucharest. Entrance

Comana Monastery, near Bucharest

Comana Monastery is only an hour away from Bucharest (or up to two if is heavy traffic). The monastery has an English website, if you fancy a read: manastireacomana. I’m sure you’ve never heard of Comana Monastery before. Also, I’m sure most of you know its founder very well: Vlad the Impaler or, Vlas Tepes […]

Kaliakra, Bulgaria

Kaliakra, Bulgaria

Next post in my Travel Memories Series is about Kaliakra, Bulgaria. We’ve been to Kaliakra with Festus, so you’ll be able to see him in the pictures. The site is dog friendly and I loved that. Cape Kaliakra is located in northeastern Bulgaria. It is only 60 km of Varna and 80 km of Constanta, […]

Madurodam

Madurodam

I picked Madurodam as the next post in the Travel Memories Series because it’s a special place for me. We’ve been in the Netherlands on our honeymoon and Madurodam was one of the places we’ve visited while we were there. I’ve enjoyed that museum so much and I’m happy I can share pictures from that […]

Veliko Tarnovo Bulgaria

Veliko Tarnovo Bulgaria

Today I’m going to talk about Veliko Tarnovo, a fascinating place in Bulgaria. I was told about it by a friend. She loved the place so much that she and her husband were going there on weekends away a few times each year. After visiting it I had to agree with her and we went […]

Vulcanii Noroiosi bubbling

Vulcanii Noroiosi, Romania

The first post in my Travel Memories Series is about Vulcanii Noroiosi, from Romania. Vulcanii Noroiosi or Mud Volcanoes are a fascinating natural phenomenon. The natural gases are erupting from depths of 3,000 m, through layers of mud and water, creating these bubbling volcanoes. It’s not something that can be seen in many places in […]

Peles Castle

Travel Memories Series

This month I’m starting Travel Memories Series. Recently I had a look on my old photos. I’ve realized I forgot a few of the places I’ve been to. Going on a holiday is wonderful, but remembering it after many years is even more wonderful. I love discovering new places, so it’s quite possible I’m never […]