“Welcome to Bulgaria . . .”

Well I’ve got some great news – I picked up my Visa today at the Bulgarian Consulate in NYC! As it turns out there was a crash in the new electronic system at the Foreign Ministry and some Visa applicants’ data was lost, including mine. I have been really lucky to have the help of […]

It just keeps getting better

Looks like I may have more time to pack and spend time with friends & family. It appears that some technical glitch at the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry is preventing me from getting my VISA in time for my flight on Saturday. Since I had been warned by my friends’ own VISA horror stories, I submitted […]

“Home Sweet Home . .”

So after packing up my apartment and loading up my car I took the 3.5 hour drive (usually 4 hrs, but I have a heavy foot ;p) down to NY to move my stuff back into my childhood home. I arrived just in time to do dinner with the folks. Afterwords, I  unloaded my car […]

Going, Going . . . Gone!

I am leaving Boston in one week (I know, crazy right!) and am feeling a mixture of emotions. I’m obviously excited about the new life and experiences that await me, but I’m also extremely nervous, unsure what to expect and have so much to do and not enough time to get everything done before I […]

Before My Adventures Begin . . .

I will begin my travels on June 4th 2009 and plan on blogging about my experiences abroad as well as post pictures from the many places I visit along the way. I hope you will check back regularly once my adventures begin 🙂 Here is my itinerary for the Summer (June-August 2009): Israel Switzerland Italy […]