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Christmas Trip 2005

December brought our family a holiday with no place to go!  We had thought about Tunisia, Crete or Egypt, but nothing came through from the package tour industry that suited what we wanted and needed as a family.  So, with a spare four days to go ‘till the beginning of a three-week winter holiday, we decided to drive to Istanbul, Turkey.  We had no reservations, no itinerary and no idea where and what we would do.  We knew we had to break the trip into segments, so we looked at the European map on the wall in our living room and saw equal thirds: Sofia, Plovdiv (Bulgaria) and Edirne (Turkey).  Here we go…



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