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Travel Photoblog: Bulgaria

For Christimas this past year, we got the opportunity to visit Bulgaria for the festive season. We took a trip with my dad to Borovets Ski Resort in the Rila Mountains for some fresh air, skiing, family fun and a fair few Gluhweins! My dad has spent some time in Bulgaria and always raves about the warm people and some of the beatuiful countryside, so he was excited to show us some of it. The Rila Mountains, where Borovets Ski Resort is situated, are in the southwest of the country and one of the highest mountian ranges in the Balkans. The name 'Rila' apparently comes from the Thracian for '...
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Festive Fever: Six Funny Things That Happen When Christmas Arrives

Dashing through the snow, in a one horse open sleigh … Christmas has officially arrived! Lights twinkle across town, Xmas trees stand in windows dressed up like the Housewives of New Jersey, all glitter and gold, and Michael Buble can be heard far and wide… Here is a funny post about six things that happen when Christmas arrives… To cheer you up of course! Number 1: Santa’s Little Helpers It always happens. Someone on Facebook, a colleague in your office, and the adverts and music on the radio, somehow start the Christmas excitement as soon as Halloween is over. For me, November is way too...