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How to Get Around Bulgaria Without a Car

How to Get Around Bulgaria Without a Car

The pavements are cracking, the houses are crumbling and graffiti covers plenty a facade. Bulgaria isn’t a country that can be described as beautiful at first glance. Maybe not even at second but once you get past the flawed first impression, there is a gem waiting to be discovered. But getting around Bulgaria is neither […]

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Hello, Harassment – The Dark Side of Female Solo Travel

Hello, Harassment - The Dark Side of Female Solo Travel

I don’t know why it threw me off so much but my first outing in Athens sucked. It wasn’t anything dramatic. Sadly I should have developed a thick skin against it by now. I usually just put up the blinds and switch to conscious obliviousness. Not this time.

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Cheap and Easy Reykjavik Day Trip Ideas (No Car Needed!)

Cheap and Easy Reykjavik Day Trip Ideas (No Car Needed!)

I was on my way from New York City to Berlin and since I would be changing planes in Iceland anyway, I decided on a short layover in Reykjavik. Iceland is worth a trip in itself and required more than just three days so I wanted to try something different. No Golden Circle Tours, Northern […]

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The Beginner’s Guide to Travelling Bulgaria by Bus

The Beginner’s Guide to Travelling Bulgaria by Bus

With zero driving experience but a hundred percent travel determination, I rely on public transport to get from A to B. So when I hit ground in Bulgaria, I naturally inquired how I would get around. Turns out travelling Bulgaria by busis quite easy. But not entirely without the occasional challenge.

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