Category: Bulgaria

Bulgaria Photos!

You’ll see most of these photos again when I do my writeup on September’s camera over on my Logee Photography blog, but here are all of the non-iPhone photos I took while I was in Bulgaria. For those… Read More

The End of Solo Travel

As I’m about to leave Bulgaria and head back home, I have something to confess: I’m done with solo travel. It’s not that it hasn’t been fun or that I haven’t learned a lot from it, it’s just… Read More

Shopping for Housewares and Epic Baked Potatoes

Laura and I left in the evening of the 18th to make our way – fumbling – to Varna. Broken Bulgarian and several scares about being on the wrong bus later, we pulled up in the bus station… Read More

Goodbye Emona Dirt Roads, Hello Sozopol Nights

We have driven down the treacherous 8km stretch of land – generally referred to as road around Emona – that connects Emona’s remoteness to the coast’s highway for the last time. A quick album cover shoot and a… Read More

A Padlock Kept Us Apart, but Wild Horses Couldn’t Keep Me Away

There’s a little monastery right near the cliffs of Emona. It’s old and lovely and was unfortunately locked. But I wanted to see the inside, so I put those monkey arms I was born with into good use… Read More

All the Jillian’s Hands to Put Him Back Together Again

Reconstructing ceramics is very zen. It makes me so happy, I’m contemplating spending my time in thrift shops to find ceramics I can take home, break, and put back together again. In any event, it would probably be… Read More

Just Sitting Under a Tree

I snapped that picture for you literally just a minute ago. Right this second, I’m enjoying a break from the conservation workshop to sit under a tree and trying to relax and just enjoy the air.

Riding the Wave of Confusion to Wake Up

Right. I’m trying to wrap my head around what day it is still, but at the very least, I know where I am. I’ve made it to Bulgaria and am currently staying in a hotel in a little… Read More