9 things to see and do in Sofia

@ photo credit Jay Dred (@jay_dred) Hey traveler, welcome to Sofia, Bulgaria! Whether you have been here before or it's your first time here, rest assured that this not-yet-so-famous city has so much to offer! Every corner breathes with history, energy and awesome people.  Those are a few of our most favorite picks of Sofia,…
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5 Reasons why you should try mineral bathing in Sofia

If you are the adventurous type and always searching for the best local experience, then check this out. Asen, the founder of Balcanic: will explain to you why soaking in the mineral water is his number 1 way to keep viruses away and stay healthy. It’s coming deep from the ground at 47 degrees /…
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How to get to and sleep over in the Rila monastery

About the Rila monastery The monastery was built some 10 centuries ago by Ivan Rilski. It has 5 floors, 4 of which are visible and one is “hidden” due to requirements at the Ottoman time. This is the biggest monastery in Bulgaria and therefore a real must see, housing the biggest collection of icons on…
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4 easy walks around Sofia

If you are wondering what to do during your free days in the city, then our advice is to get out in the nature a much as you can.  Here a few ideas for easy walks in and around  Sofia. Golden bridges, Vitosha mountain. There is a belief that the mountain you see from Sofia city…
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