Prague Hospitality

Honza, Monika, and the kids are such wonderful people. I enjoyed a great evening with them which included a lot of visiting plus studies with the children (Ondra and Terezka) as well with Honza and Monika after they put the children down for the evening, and of...

Real Life

When most people think of Prague, they picture the classic, fairytale- like tourist areas which make it one of the world’s most beautiful cities.  Real life for normal folks here look a bit different.  Here are a few pictures to provide a taste of...

Return to Prague

Getting back to Prague was a bit of an adventure.  Hristo, Vanya, and Biss were scheduled to pick me up Monday morning to take me to the airport for my flight to Prague that connected through Vienna.  About an hour before we were supposed to leave I got a notice that...

Sunday

Spending a Sunday in Sofia is always a delight.  I met Biss for the 30-minute walk from where I was staying to the meeting pace.  It was a beautiful morning, and the walk gave me an opportunity for my traditional Sunday morning mosque picture. The walk gave us time to...

Road Trip

Our Saturday tradition has become to spend the day together, often traveling somewhere outside the city.  That gives us hours to talk and study while getting a little fresh air.  Hristo suggested we go to a small city where the April Uprising to overthrow Turkish...