16.10.2011 - 04.12.2011
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Travelled to Eastern Europe... arriving from Seoul, then travelled to/through; Istanbul (Turkey), Veliko Taravo (Bulgaria), Bucharest, Brasvo, Sighisoara, Sibiu (Romania), Budapest, Esztergom, Eger (Hungary), Prague (Czech Republic), Tirana (Albania), Skopje (Macedonia), Sofia, Plovdiv (Bulgaria), Istanbul (Turkey) and back home via Seoul, South Korea.
Strolling across the famous Galata Bridge, Istanbul, Turkey.
The medieval Patriarchal Cathedral in the fortress of Tsarevets in the "Village of Kings", Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria.
This small historical border town is particularly significant for Catholics with it's huge Bazilika, Esztergom, Hungary.
"Valley of Maidens"
In the famed wine growing region and spa town of Eger, you'll find the "Valley of Maidens" where you can sample and buy a variety of local wines at very reasonable prices, Eger, Hungary.