Have You Heard About GPSmyCity?
GPSmyCity is a handy app presents you over 5000 self-guided walks in 470+ cities around the world, featuring the best of each city, from world famous attractions to hidden gems. There simply is no better way to see a city on foot, at your own pace and at a fraction of the cost you would normally pay for a guided tour. Continue reading Travel Article Apps Giveaway! New Technology from GPSmyCity
As we explored the Balkans in the summer, the unbearable heat was driving us to the nearest coast we could find. So while in Bulgaria, we decided to make a point of visiting it’s coastline. The Black Sea always seemed like this sexy place to visit and we were determined to step our feet onto its shores. Continue reading Budget Guide to Bulgaria’s Beaches
There’s a growing movement in the US that we’ve been following from afar. It’s the notion that society has become way too politically correct to function successfully. And you know what? We couldn’t agree with this more! In fact, we are catapulting ourselves onto the bandwagon and would be honored to lead the un-PC parade. Many would think this only applies to the world of politics, but even in our world of travel blogging, being politically correct has gotten WAY too out of control. It’s almost made us wonder how worthwhile travel blogging even is when people are scared to offend or to give their honest opinion.
Continue reading Why Today’s PC Culture is Ruining Travel Blogging
Bucharest is the first city that Harry and I were in disagreement about as a travel couple. He liked the energy of the Old Town, variety of restaurant options, and the historic architecture. But for me, I had difficulty enjoying the crowded streets, noisy traffic, and the party scene. In addition, it was hard to avoid the abundance of homeless men which were always doing nasty things like drinking while sitting in their own vomit, publicly urinating, and picking on their seeping leg wounds. I joked that maybe if I only looked up, maybe I’d like the city more. Maybe that’s why so many of my favorite activities took my feet off the ground.
Continue reading Finding Bucharest’s Hidden Charms – Things to Do
There are many great Airbnb hosts out there in the world. Many go above and beyond the call of duty to take travelers under their wings, making strangers a friend. Some provide personalized tours of the neighborhood and cities they live in. Others may leave gift baskets, homemade cakes, and local bottles of wine. You can tell, they take great pride in their rental unit, neighborhood, and city. And then there’s these hosts. Continue reading 15 REASONS WHY YOU PUT THE NIGHTMARE IN #AIRBNBNIGHTMARE
Travelers in Bulgaria heading towards Bucharest, Romania will logistically find themselves passing through the city of Ruse. At this stage in our travels, we really find ourselves struggling through long hours on a bus. In fact, we enjoy breaking up the route to major cities with the smaller, less touristy stops along the way. Continue reading TRAVEL GUIDE TO RUSE, BULGARIA: WHAT TO SEE AND DO
We rented an apartment through Airbnb for 7 nights during a trip to Bulgaria. After leaving the apartment, the host contacted us requesting payment for dirty walls and dirty linens. We could not work out a solution together and were forced to go through the Airbnb Resolution Center (ARC). Below we’ll share our experience in a very detailed format. Keep in mind that the information provided is intended to help guide both parties (the host and guest). Through our experience, you’ll learn the necessary steps to take in order for you to win your dispute through the ARC. Continue reading Part 2 – How to win AND lose a dispute with the Airbnb Resolution Center
Veliko Tarnovo was one of our favorite stops on our month long tour of Bulgaria. We arrived without really knowing what to expect, and left feeling extremely amazed that this is not a more well-known European destination. Continue reading Travel Guide to Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria: What to See and Do
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We were determined to explore this increasing popular wine region of the world. Since many wineries are small and few wines are exported, the surest method to experience Bulgarian wine is getting out on the wine route. In Plovdiv, we sought out the best ways for winos and tourists to experience wines of the Bulgarian wine region. If you are wine lovers like us, check out these three options that will get you ready for wine time. Continue reading Top 3 Places to Get Your Wine On in Plovdiv