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Sofia

17/12/2019
December 2019 Sofia Bulgaria: Sofia greets you with by wide roads lined with bustling cafes, views of the surrounding mountains, bright yellow trams trundled along busy streets the sweet smell of pastry as you journey through the heart of city see the red building a symbol of the eastern bloc
visit statues and monument’s from the communist times Get closer to the local life walking bye street traders selling soviet icons and USSR military caps post Fall of the Berlin Wall. Top Attractions like the Bulgarian Orthodox Cathedral, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral built in Neo-Byzantine style beloved to be one of the top 50 largest Christian church buildings in the world, and the Golden Russian St Nicholas Church. Stand bye look up at the Soviet Army monument celebrating the invasion of Bulgaria lending to the country’s communist era. Today sight seeing is easy with bus tours and green electric scooters rented by mobile app on your phone with a range of 25 km in a full charge. The city parks are rich with statues and fountains. Today Archaeological excavations can be viewed as you take a gentle walk around the city centre. Bulgaria was alone among European countries in refusing to hand over the country’s Jews, developing a rescue plan that saved 50,000 Bulgarian Jews living on Bulgaria soil during World War II, from the Nazi Holocaust death witch cut short the lives of six million murdered by the Nazi. Clifford Norton Alamy #people #bulgaria #culture #Sofia
Egyptian vultures just one of the majestic bird our group will be photographing in 2020
Egyptian vultures just one of the majestic bird our group will be photographing in 2020
Last summer I had the pleasure of spend in photographing birds of prey in Bulgaria I will be retuning in 2020 with a small group tour 4 places left contact for more detailsMajestic birds of prey
Harvest mouse life span is 18 months
Harvest mouse life span is 18 months
Captured on Nikon D7200 Sigma 105 macro harvest mouse a small rodent native to Europe, typically found in fields of cereal crops like wheat, oats, also found living in wetland reed beds, tall ground végétation and hedgerows
Harvest mice can live for up to 18 months but often it is no more than 6 months. Modern farming methods have not been good for the harvest mouse. Harvest Mice enjoy crawling into flowers to eat the pollen, have been known sometimes to fall asleep after a good pollen treat. Harvest mouse are not endangered :Least Concern (Population stable) The Harvest Mouse (Micromys minutus) is the smallest rodent in Britain common in parts of Wales and from Yorkshire southwards however, it is not found on high ground also found across Europe and Asia. Harvest Mice are easy to keep in a healthy condition and make interesting but not touchy-feely pets. They grow accustomed to having people present and active around them and behave as normally as their conditions allow. Naturally spend most of the colder winter months underground you may observe less activity during this time period. #wildlife #nature #animals #wildanimals @carbonblackandwhite #carbonblackandwhite #instagrammers #igers #instalove #instamood #instagood #followme #follow #comment #shoutout #iphoneography #androidography #filter #filters #hipster #contests #photo #instadaily #igaddict #TFLers #photooftheday #pics #insta #picoftheday #harvestmouseSigma 105 macro lens