Vegetable market, Kavarna, Bulgaria

Kavarna Vegetable Market, Instagram and a Humble Plea for Advice Please

I just made a terrific salad whose ingredients are all pictured here, which now begs the question: should I get into food porn?

Sunset near Kavarna, Bulgaria

Kavarna Sunset, and Snapwire

I should be more specific. Here in Slovenia, a kavarna is a café. This fiery orange scene was snapped back in October 2012 just outside of the city of Kavarna, a town on the Black Sea coast in northeastern Bulgaria. There was no coffee house in the immediate vicinity. I’ve …

Ronnie James Dio Memorial Kavarna 4

The World’s Only Ronnie James Dio Memorial – a Six Photo Gallery

A six photo tour of the Ronnie James Dio memorial in Kavarna, Bulgaria, the world’s only monument to the heavy metal music icon.

Off Season Kavarna, Bulgaria

Off-Season, Kavarna, Bulgaria (Pic du Jour)

Previous posts from this Black Sea coast resort town. 06-Oct-2012

Glenn Hughes mural in Kavarna, Bulgaria

Kavarna’s Heavy Metal Murals

If you ever make it to the Bulgarian Black Sea coastal town of Kavarna, you’ll likely find yourself staring at this two-and-a-half story high mural of heavy metal journeyman Glenn Hughes which graces a building just up the block from city hall near one of the city’s main squares. Further …

Wind farm near Kavarna, Bulgaria, October 2012.

Wind Power – Pic du Jour

I came across the Thomas Dolby song Windpower earlier tonight, which led to a much-needed final look at some photos I took in Kavarna, Bulgaria, in October. Among them this quick snap of one of the area’s ubiquitous wind farms. Bulgaria boasts one of the fastest-growing wind power production industries …

Somewhere between Bohinj and Bled, 24-Sep-2012

A Train, a Bus and a Stolen Bike

My bike was stolen today, the third since I moved to Ljubljana. It was locked but still snatched in broad daylight, ruining what was an otherwise excellent day. I’m leaving in 94 days so I won’t dwell on it. One less thing to store, right? Chairs are this week’s #FriFotos …


Point of Entry – Varna

When entering a country, it’s always reassuring that one of the first things you learn is that radiation levels are normal. Varna Airport, Bulgaria, 03-Oct-2012.

Early stages in the men's race - Kavarna 2012

2012 World Half Marathon Championships – 27 pics

I was in Kavarna, Bulgaria to cover yesterday’s World Half Marathon Championships – below is a gallery of 27 shots of some of the world’s finest distance runners. Zersenay Tadese of Eritrea dominated the men’s race, clocking 1:01:19 to win by 32 seconds and to take the title for the …

Sundown near Kavarna, 06-Oct-2012

A Somewhat Harmless Experiment (pic de jour)

Just a little playing with my rear view mirror. Don’t try this unless you’re driving a borrowed car in Bulgaria without a valid license. Near Kavarna, Bulgaria, 06-Oct-2012 Related articles Coffee Cups and Bodybuilding in Kavarna (Pic de Jour) Solitary (pic de jour)