Albena Shkodrova

About Albena Shkodrova

Albena Shkodrova is a journalist and travel writer. She has worked for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, for the Institute for War and Peace Reporting in London and for the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, BIRN. She wrote the book "Hidden Treasures of Bulgaria" and currently runs BalkanTravellers.com and the Bulgarian gourmet magazine "Bacchus." She enjoys life shuttling between Sofia, where she works, and Brussels, where she lives.

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Budget cuts at Bulgarian observatory will hurt American astronomers

Bulgaria's astronomic observatory survived unusual cooperation with NASA during the…

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In every American’s wallet, a bit of Belgium

When Ben Bernanke decides to loosen the U.S. money supply,…

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U.S. gourmet raw food craze hits Belgium

Established in Europe as a health diet a century ago,…

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Spielberg brings Tintin back to life, even in Belgium

Belgians are comics crazed, and Tintin is their Superman. They…

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The man who loved American tripe: a Bulgarian story

How one Bulgarian musician made his fortune with American tripe