History Hiker

Bulgaria was an amazing country to visit and my last stop was Veliko Tarnovo or as some call it,  “The City of the Tsars.”  Veliko Tarnovo is the former capital of...

Yep, I did it.  I went to visit Bulgaria’s UFO or other wise known as the Buzludzha Monument to Socialism.  Everyone that I met in both Sofia and Veliko Tarnovo was...

The Tsarevets Fortress is Veiko Tanovo’s main tourist attraction and for good reason.  The fortress dates back to the 12th century where it served as the royal houses of the patriarchs...

After an amazing six days in Sofia, Bulgaria I hopped on a train to a nearby city called Plovdiv.  Plovdiv is located in the south central part of Bulgaria and it’s about...

Walking through the streets of Old Town Plovdiv was an amazing experience.  I felt as if I was back in medieval times where church bells ring every hour, cobble stone streets...