... with slow service. Great mussels, perfectly-cooked and tender with a flavour that can only be described as tasting of the sea. The seasoning of the dish, however, could've used some work - described as Black Sea-style mussels, it was a bit simple and the mussels were dominated by the taste of carrots, and it was served with a ton of mushy rice, perhaps a sad attempt at risotto? But still went nicely with a half bottle of Bulgarian white wine. No Man's Land by Damianitza ... I liked the name of the label.
Bohemian Rhapsody August 1st 2011 Geo: 43.4111, 28.1695The Black Sea ... I've been here four days but aside from Nesebar, I'm just not really feeling it. Even the hostel I'm staying at - the owner is super cool and helpful, and overall it has a nice vibe to it, but I'm just not digging the cramped dorms which make for hot nights, and the tiny bathroom/shower combos where the shower head is literally right over t ... read more
Europe » Bulgaria The Bulgars, a Central Asian Turkic tribe, merged with the local Slavic inhabitants in the late 7th century to form the first Bulgarian state. In succeeding centuries, Bulgaria struggled with the Byzantine Empire to assert its place in the Balkans, b... ... read more