The Botanical Garden and the Palace of Romanian Queen in Balchik

The Botanical Garden and the Palace of Romanian Queen in Balchik

For a while before we were still deciding whether to go to the ancient town of Nessebar or go to Balchik, specifically to its famous botanical garden. It had been in our plans in the first place. After reviewing prices of guided tours and comparing them to DIY travel via public transport, … Read more

Varna: attractions and photos

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Varna is a huge resort city that is situated along the Black Sea coast in Bulgaria. And if we judge according to our observations, this port city is a popular holiday destination among tourists not just coming from different parts of Bulgaria, but also from different points of the globe. But on … Read more

Casey Jones Village

Casey Jones Village

Casey Jones Village is a great whistle-stop between Memphis and Nashville. It is located in 56 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson, TN. It is just seconds off Interstate 40 in Jackson, Tennessee. You can dine-in here, take-out some foods, buy some gifts, and visit the Railroad Museum. Casey Jones Casey Jones was an … Read more

Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Stax Museum of American Soul Music

The Stax Museum of American Soul Music is located at 926 East McLemore Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee. It is the former location of Stax Records which is an American record label based in Memphis.The record label was influential in creating Southern soul and Memphis soul music. They have also released blues, funk, and … Read more

National Civil Rights Museum

National Civil Rights Museum Sign

The National Civil Rights Museum is a compound of museums and historic buildings located in Memphis, Tennessee. It is noted as one of the nation’s premier heritage and cultural museums. It has a mission to share the culture and lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement and as well as explore how … Read more

Belmont Mansion

Belmont Mansion

Belmont Mansion or also known as Acklen Hall is a historic mansion in Nashville, Tennessee. It was originally known as Belle Monte, Belle Mont, or Belmont. This mansion was built between the years 1849 and 1853 by Joseph and Adelicia Acklen to serve as the center of their 180-acre summer estate. Through … Read more

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage

Andrew Jackson Tomb

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage or more popularly known as The Hermitage is a historical plantation and museum that is located in Davidson County, Tennessee. It is 10 miles east of downtown Nashville. It is the home of the seventh president of the United States, Andrew Jackson, from 1804 until he died at the … Read more

Guide to Visiting Nashville Tennessee

How can you beat viewing old southern elegance, zip lining, hot honey spiced fried chicken and partying at the Redneck Riveria, listening to blues and country and some good old rock and roll at Kid Rock’s. Nashville has something for just about everyone. A recent adventure took is to the following accommodations, … Read more

Was French Press Coffee Really Invented in France?

The name “French Press” alone gives us the impression that it was invented in France. The French Press is also known by other names such as press pot, coffee plunger and cafeti­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ére to name a few. Having so many names gives a lot clues about its history. A product can only acquire … Read more