DANCING PANDAS

Journaling The Journey

Vegan Restaurants in Sofia Bulgaria

Bulgaria's Grand Hotel with flowers all around it

Throughout our week in Sofia we discovered many good  vegan restaurants.  And some that were not that great. Surprisingly there were a few to choose from.  Here is our list of vegan restaurants in Sofia: Soul Kitchen Soul Kitchen is a vegan high end restaurant.  If you want to splurge a bit and eat food […]

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Dancing Pandas Week In Review, July 28-August 24 2019

Every Sunday I like to post out a summary of what we posted and what we did for the week. So here’s Dancing Pandas week in review. What We Posted  Tuesday I reveal one of my ‘Oops’. Fixing My Hotel Booking Mistake Thursday I start to share some insight on how we use miles and […]

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The Worlds Longest Flight SIN-EWR

MashaSin-Ewr

“What!? 18 hours on a plane? Are you nuts? I would avoid that like the plague.” This was a common response when telling others we’re planning on flying the worlds longest flight, SIN-EWR. Singapore-New York. Because of a booking mistake I had made in March 2018 I now had to get us to Singapore a […]

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Dancing Pandas Weekly Review. July 21-28 2019

July 21 2019 review

Where We Went Sunday We were on our last night of a 4 day stay at the Courtyard in Belgrade, Serbia. Its a category 2 hotel at 12,500 points a night for an award redemption. We paid cash using the 4th night free perk on the Citi Prestige credit card. No suite upgrade here but […]

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Plovdiv a Must Visit on Any Bulgarian Itinerary

Kapana and it's Street Art makes Plovdiv a must visit place on any Bulgarian Itinerary

Originally Plovdiv was thought to be the oldest city in Europe.  It’s history is now under question due to new archaeological developments.  However, it is believed to have been settled for 6,000 years.  And continuously inhabited since that time.  This makes Plovdiv a treasure trove for antiquity lovers and a must visit on any Bulgarian […]

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How To Get From A To B With Rome2rio

Rome2rio logo

Like any good carpenter, tools are very important. Since we are constantly on the move I always find myself researching how to get to the next destination. One tool we use to get from A to B is Rome2rio. I can plug in any address, airport code, city and then a destination and boom! How […]

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Use A VPN To Keep Your Data Secure.

Masha Lock and Key

Using a VPN while surfing the net is like having health insurance while surfing the perfect swell in the ocean. If something bad happens you’ll be glad you had it. This is why it is wise to use a VPN to keep your data secure. What Is A VPN? According to Wikipedia: A virtual private […]

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3 Perfect Days in Brasov

Peles Castle a perfect place to visit during 3 day Brasov visit

Surrounded by the magnificent peaks of the Southern Carpathian Mountains and filled with gothic, baroque and renaissance architecture, Brasov is one of the most visited places in Romania.  It is also a perfect gateway to the rest of Transylvania.  Read on to find out about our 3 perfect days in Brasov. Brasov Brasov’s Pedestrian Walkway […]

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Was Getting Robbed A Good Thing?

Last year in Taranto, Italy our car was broken into and our bags were stolen. At that point we pretty much only owned what was on our backs. Think about that. That’s it! Masha posted about the incident last year but I thought I’d reflect on it and see if we have grown from the experience. […]

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