Backpacking Bulgaria: Zlatograd and the Greek Isle of Thassos

Last week, Turkey celebrated the national and religious holiday of Kurban Bayrami or Sacrfice feast. During this Muslim holiday, sheep and cows are slaughtered, with that meat being distributed to the poor, which correlates to the occasion in the Quran when Abraham was ready to sacrifice his own son on the command of God. Continue reading “Backpacking Bulgaria: Zlatograd and the Greek Isle of Thassos”

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