London: Stuck in an Eternal Struggle Between Shabby and Chic

This is the first part of a series called “Summer in the City” in which I’ll be casually pretending to be Carrie Bradshaw and writing about my summer spent between three of the major cosmopolitan centers in the world: London, Paris and New York. Yes, you may call me Mrs. Worldwide now.  In my last…

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2018: A Year of Almost Adventures (Part 2)

In case you’re still in the mood for reflecting on 2018 (as I will probably be till June), then you might want to get a short break from your to-do-listing, goal-setting and new dieting in order to enjoy Krisi’s briefed 2018 adventures around the world.

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2018: A Year of Almost Adventures (Part 1)

In this first part, Nancy takes you on a metaphorical Orient express through her most exciting travels and memories of 2018.

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A Weekend in Reims: the University Town for Royals Only

Reims might not be the city of lights, nor the city of the world’s desire, but in fact, it turned out to be the city of my… academic ambitions.

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A Parisian for Two Weeks: Living Like a Local in the City of Lights

Ever since I came back to Sofia, whenever somebody dares to make a casual comment about how Paris “isn’t anything special”, I become as eager to start a debate as when Bulgarians use the word “gender” as an insult.

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Istanbul: History and Hipsters in the City of the World’s Desire

In the wake of the moon eclipse on the last weekend of July, an astrological event so rare and unique that even I knew about it through my obscure astrology meme pages, the stars finally seemed perfectly aligned for my contemporary crusade to Istanbul.

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Two Broke Girls in Russia: Hunting for Oligarchs in Moscow

After all, I fell in love with that city.

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Contemporary Art and Late-Night Kebabs: A Solo Trip to Rainy Holland

Not only did I get to see a close friend and do some catching up, but also got the chance to explore Utrecht – a small, but charming and lively Dutch town, as well as Amsterdam – the dream of both tourists and hipsters.

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A Weekend in Pamporovo, Bulgaria: Confessions of an Amateur Off-Piste Skier

Having been taught to ski by my father when I was 4 years old, I have always been rather confident that I won’t, like, die or something. Yet, since I went from slopes to powder, I have had my doubts on that statement.

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