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Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria Travel epilogue

June 29th 2018
HE SAID... Since returning to Australia, people have asked how I found travelling in Eastern Europe. I always tell them I loved the place, and that I would return at the drop of a hat. An old engineer was bemused by my affection for Romania. He informed me with significant aplomb that he had compiled a list of ten countries where he had no desire or inkling to travel, and Romania was one o ... read more
Europe » Bulgaria

Bulgarian Flag 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
12th January 2019

I can recommend some other places too
It sounds like you enjoyed Eastern Europe. If you are thinking of exploring other former Eastern Bloc countries I can recommend Poland and Ukraine. Both are underrated as travel destinations. The rest of Eastern Europe is also interesting and worth visiting. Do you have any new travel plans by the way? I look forward to read about whatever destination you will be going to. /Ake
13th January 2019

Re: I can recommend some other places too
We really did enjoy our short trip to Eastern Europe! Ukraine is high on the list for our next trip to that part of the world, and I now know where to direct any questions we may have when we are planning it :) Thanks for following and commenting on this trip!

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