Tag Archives: Bulgaria

Where’s Wally?

Observant viewers have noticed that the video of me in the last post features elephants… Yes, I’m in Ghana. If you want to know what I’ve been up to, check out our team blog at http://www.dasibatamale.wordpress.com!

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Bulgaria is brilliant*! *My Bulgarian is not.

It turns out that I’m not the only foreigner who is in love with Bulgaria…   If you’ve ever wondered how bad my Bulgarian is, you can check it out at about 1:40

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Leaving on a jet plane

Well, I’m off to work on a charity project in Ghana, which means that I won’t be back in Bulgaria until the summer at the earliest. No doubt I will have an African blog, so do track me down there. … Continue reading

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3. If I only had a brain

I think it may have been shortsighted to entirely ignore search engine optimisation techniques while writing my blog. WordPress statistics reveal that in the past month, the two most common search terms that people have used to find my blog … Continue reading

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2. If I only had a heart

Genuinely, what has been most noteworthy about my time in Sofia this year has been the kindness of strangers – the generosity with which Bulgarians have welcomed me into their lives and offered me friendship. I love the UK. But … Continue reading

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1. If I only had the nerve

Happy New Year / Честита Нова Година! 2013 got off to an interesting start… when I caught the train home at 4am on New Years’ Day, I ended up breaking up a fight between two drunk men in my carriage. … Continue reading

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Baby it’s cold outside…

In a previous post, I derided the skanky flip flops that Bulgarians like to give you when you enter their homes. But to be fair, some form of footwear is normally necessary, because it’s cold in Bulgaria. And fuel bills are … Continue reading

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