“It has been 36 years since I left Kazanlak. But I only need to close my eyes to go back in time and smell the rose scent.” Didka Vladimirova There is some sort of magic in the ritual of picking the roses. It starts around the middle of May and… View Post

Photo by Raphaël Chekroun on Flickr  Picasso once said: ¨The urge to destroy is also a creative urge¨. At times you really need to demolish something good in order to create something great. That is the case with one of the most astonishing European capitals – Lisbon.   Photo by Nicolas Vollmer… View Post

Has someone ever told you incredible things about a place? Then, you look at photos on the Internet and they are even more impressive. You see that a bunch of people you don’t know has rated the local attractions and restaurants with 5 starts. And, when you finally get to… View Post

“When the facts speak, the Gods are silent.” My second trip to the Spanish part of the Basque Country, of course, meant also a return to the most beautiful city in the region – Donostia/ San Sebastian. Here is an indisputable fact: I managed to re-visit it three times in… View Post