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    What to Do in Bucharest, Romania

    If I had to describe Bucharest, Romania in one word, it would be interesting. It’s not your normal tourist destination, which is probably why I liked it so much. The architecture is vdiverse with many different styles. I thought it was odd but equally captivating. My little brother is half Romanian. (He’s not my biological brother). I heard a few stories about Bucharest from him. The facts that I gathered from his stories are all I knew about Bucharest prior to visiting. I honestly didn’t expect to like this city as much as I did. However, the three days that we spent here were quite memorable and exciting. This post…

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    What to Do in Sofia, Bulgaria

    Bulgaria is my thirty-first country to visit. Bulgaria is usually towards the bottom of the list of countries that people want to visit. It was definitely towards the bottom of my list too. How did we end up here? Sofia was the cheapest destination to fly to from Athens. Fun fact–we paid $17 USD per person for an hour and a half flight. I had very minimal expectations for Sofia. Honestly, I didn’t know what to expect. However, I went in with an open mind and forced optimism. Man, I was so wrong about this country! Bulgaria has moved up towards the top of my list. This country now holds a…