Archive for February, 2021

Klisura – Divotino

February 28, 2021

Sunny Sunday 🙂 in Ljulin mountains, around Bankya, some 10 kilometers from Sofia. 

Wikipedian inside

February 25, 2021

The more you know a Wikipedian, the less, you realize, you know. I have always been impressed with Vassia Atanassova’s knowledge and passion in various areas, to name a few: Wikipedian, scientist, thinker, traveller …

Vassia is among the most rational people I have ever known and imagine my surprise when I accidentally discovered a blog on irrational basis, called Natural Blogorithm (written in Bulgarian) and it turned out to be hers. Photo courtesy: MyFuture.School

“I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in circled flight…” Mary Elizabeth Frye

Dragalevtsi

February 13, 2021

Founded in the mid-14th century by Bulgarian tsar Ivan Alexander the Monastery of the Holy Mother of God in Dragalevtsi is a Bulgarian Orthodox monastery on the lower slopes of the Vitosha mountain on the outskirts of the capital Sofia.