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… Continue reading Occasionally we get storms!
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… Continue reading We saved an injured Golden Oriole
Their are some amazing sunrises for the early bird!
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 ! A lot colder than we were used after moving… Continue reading In The Bleak Midwinter
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". This… Continue reading The Quick Brown Fox
Springtime at the campsite is one of our favourite times of the year at the campsite. The trees sprout fresh leaves to provide shaded camping spots; the garden flowers burst into colour and new blooms appear on the roses. The wildlife starts to venture out after a sleepy winter with the birds singing happy songs.… Continue reading Springtime At The Campsite
Walking and hiking have been a popular pastime in Bulgaria for generations. The country is criss-crossed with way-marked eco trails leading you through mountains, valleys and villages. There are several beautiful local walking trails close to the campsite that offer tranquillity, the beauty of nature and wonderful scenery. Alternatively, the campsite is located in the breath-taking… Continue reading Local Walking Trails
Maybe you will find a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow at Camping Veliko Tarnovo!
What better way to see beautiful Bulgaria than travelling by motor-home and then relaxing in the evening sun.
A few photos from the campsite at the end of March. The sun was shining and smiling. Campsite is clean and tidy for the season - thanks to Mira and Gary.