Couldn’t get enough of…. Bulgarians nodding for “No” and shaking for “Yes”… see below The perfectly preserved Roman ruins around the city The gorgeous Bulgarian Revival that dominate the old town Splashing the cash… 500ml Bottle of Kamenitza Beer: 1.50Lev (€0.80) Local meal for two with drinks: 30Lev (€15) Private 2 bed Hostel Room: 40Lev (€20)…

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The Kapıkule road border crossing between Bulgaria and Turkey is the busiest in Europe and the second busiest in the world. In other words, it can absolutely chaotic at times and a major headache for travellers. Travellers can make their way across the border by foot, bicycle, train and bus. The queues at…

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From Bosnia all the way to Georgia, the endearing magic of Eastern Europe awaits! Backpacking through Eastern Europe can be incredibly cheap for the budget traveller, with fascinating cities, superb food and hundreds of festivals. I’m a big fan of eastern Europe backpacking – and here’s five cities I love.…

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