Sofia Adventures
25 Snowy Photos of Meteora in Winter to Inspire Your Visit

25 Snowy Photos of Meteora in Winter to Inspire Your Visit

It started, like many travel stories do, on Pinterest. I saw the photos of Meteora – monasteries from centuries past stacked improbably atop rocks that look straight out of the Jurassic era – and knew that it was something that, one day, I had to see with...
13 Things to Do in Transylvania + Itinerary

13 Things to Do in Transylvania + Itinerary

If there’s one place in Europe that’s been deeply misunderstood, it’s Transylvania. Who knew that one book — from an author who had never actually been to Transylvania, let alone Romania — could change the perception of a destination so...
15 Crucial Tips for Planning a Balkan Road Trip

15 Crucial Tips for Planning a Balkan Road Trip

We love road trips. Between Stephanie and I, we’ve rented cars in driven in some 20-odd countries across the world, many of them in the Balkans. And as a result, we have to say: Balkan road trips are our favorite. There are a few reasons why taking a road trip...
5 Cafes in Thessaloniki to Try & 1 To Avoid At All Costs

5 Cafes in Thessaloniki to Try & 1 To Avoid At All Costs

As someone who works completely online and regularly leaves Bulgaria due to my less-than-desirable visa situation, I’ve explored many of the cafe scenes in the Balkans. I’m proud to report that Thessaloniki has a thriving cafe scene with several fantastic...