November 2019

Day 409 to 424

2019-12-04T12:59:53+00:00November 21st, 2019|Bulgaria, Europe, Turkey|

Istanbul! Overjoyed to have made it! Overlooking the mighty Bosphorus as I write - it was dark when I walked into the city on Tuesday but I plan to take a plunge later to celebrate. Water likely to be a bit parky and polluted but it has to be done!

Day 393 to 408

2019-11-13T07:35:50+00:00November 6th, 2019|Bulgaria, Europe|

Hello from the Bulgarian boonies! Wow, what a fortnight or so. I've slalomed across Sofia and plodded through Plovdiv, bivvied in barns and horse paddocks, pitched my tent in fields, farms and campsites and stayed in a few hostels/hotels and best of all, with several lovely, trusting local families.