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Flowers in the Campsite Gardens
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The nature in and around the campsite is amazing. These posts highlight the flowers and animals that you might see at the campsite

  • Flowers in the Campsite Gardens

    Flowers in the Campsite Gardens

    Here are some of the flowers you can see in the campsite gardens … Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food, and medicine for the soul. – Luther Burbank, American Botanist Flowers in the Campsite Gardens The photo below shows how the flowers in the campsite gardens looked back […]

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  • Elena


    Elena is a wonderful town to visit. It you want to see a typical example of traditional Bulgarian architecture, it is a great place to visit. The Road 53 takes you direct to Elena from Camping Veliko Tarnovo. The journey winds its way through the gorge and river valley and emerges at Elena. Elena is […]

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  • Beautiful Sunsets to End the Day

    Beautiful Sunsets to End the Day

    Beautiful sunsets to end the day. There are many colourful sunsets at the campsite. The panoramic view shows them off brilliantly! So kick back, relax in the Coffee Shop gardens and enjoy a sundowner to finish the day. And treat the children to a homemade and healthy Elderflower Lemonade and their favourite ice-cream.

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  • Occasionally we get storms!

    Occasionally we get storms!

    The wettest month in Bulgaria is May so occasionally we get storms across the Balkan peninsular. In the month of May it is not raining every day but when it does the wind picks up and the rain can be very heavy. So, if there is a storm warning then make sure your tents and […]

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  • We saved an injured Golden Oriole

    We saved an injured Golden Oriole

    This golden oriole was injured on the Coffee Shop terrace today. But thankfully our Receptionist rescued the bird and cared for it. After a little while the bird recovered and flew off to join it’s friends. The male golden oriole is very obvious by the bright yellow body feathers and the dark wings. The female […]

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  • Amazing Sunrises for the Early Bird!

    Amazing Sunrises for the Early Bird!

    Their are some amazing sunrises for the early bird! As you look up towards reception from the campsite East is on your right. Don’t miss these beautiful sites, pitch up so you can see them from your bed!

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  • Beautiful Rainbows Galore!

    Beautiful Rainbows Galore!

    Thankfully we only get seasonal rain showers in May which produce beautiful rainbows galore! After it rains turn your back to the sun and you will often be gifted the sight of a beautiful rainbow. Here are a few pictures of the colourful rainbows over the campsite and the valley from recent years. Did you […]

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  • Does It Snow in Bulgaria?

    Does It Snow in Bulgaria?

    People often ask us “Does it snow in Bulgaria?”. When we look back on our first years living in Bulgaria one difference to get used to was the winter season. The famous opening line “In the bleak midwinter” of the poem by English poet Christina Rosetti summarizes our early winter experiences. It was cold !It […]

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  • The Quick Brown Fox

    The Quick Brown Fox

    The nature around the campsite is ever changing and “the quick brown fox” appeared in the field next to the campsite a few winters ago. What is a Pangram ? If you are familiar with the English language then you might have heard the phrase “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog“. People […]

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