Bulgaria - Sofia - Alexander Nevski Cathedral
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BULGARIA – Sofia (2014.05.28 – 2014.06.02)

Summary: A long weekend during Ascension day with my daughter. First time to Bulgaria, a new capital and a few UNESCO Sites to see. A city with lots of history. UNESCO World Heritage Sites visited: Boyana Church, Rila Monastery (2h from Sofia), Tracian Tomb at […]

Latvia - Riga
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LATVIA – 3 days in Riga, capital of Latvia, an authentic old town

A leisure only trip to two more capitals of Europe. Planned in a way to see the most important, if not all, sights in both capitals. First stop Stockholm, Sweden where the first days are spent (see post here: SWEDEN – Stockholm (2012.07.19 – 2012.07.29)). From there […]

Slovakia - Bratislava
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SLOVAKIA – Bratislava in a half day only

Mainly a business trip with a small walk through Bratislava. Definitely have to go back here! Day 1 – Arrival & a walk through Bratislava Arrival through Vienna airport, a short 40 minutes taxi drive to the hotel in Bratislava, the Radisson Blue. After we […]