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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 '...