I run my own, registered in EU (Bulgaria), travel agency “Thousand Voyages” Ltd., through which I organize and lead small groups to off-the-beaten-path destinations worldwide (registration details). In addition, my small team and I offer several other personalized travel services in Europe and globally, such as airfare reservations, accommodation, transportation, and logistics. Please drop us a line if you would need any travel services in Europe. We will do our best to help.
Self-organizing and self-booking & reservation
Please use the links below. We get a small commission at no extra cost to you, which helps us a lot.
Insurance: World Nomads;
Car Rentals: AutoEurope;
Airfares: We search the best itineraries and airfares manually based on your inquiry. In the current complicated air travel situation, the personal and manual approach is the best path to get reliable and up-to-date information. You will receive at least two offers with a price quotation.
We would be glad to assist you in the preparation of your travel using the itineraries/programs published on this web site.
We offer five options, which can be used depending on the concrete itinerary: 1) Self-organizing and self-booking & reservation; 2) Custom Travel Planning (Final Trip Plan)/Book by Yourself; 3) Custom Travel Planning (Final Trip Plan)/Bookings and reservations made by us through our travel agency “Thousand Voyages” Ltd, 4) Private guided tours for your party only and 5) Guided tours with small groups. Please read the details below.
Self-organizing and self-booking & reservation
You can use the itineraries and all the information provided without any restrictions, free of charge! Please feel free to use the links to the travel service providers to book hotels, transportation, activities, experiences or other services. We get a small commission at no extra cost to you, which helps us a lot. Usually at the end of every itinerary/program article there is a section entitled “Self-organizing and self-booking & reservation”, contacting list of services, which you can use to organize your trip.
Please note that the itineraries/programs published on this website are for personal use only and you are not allowed to resell or copy them without our permission!
Custom Travel Planning (Final Trip Plan)/Book by Yourself (25 euro/day);
Note that this service applies only to specific itineraries/programs. If you choose this option, you will receive a Final Trip Plan of this tour in both web and pdf formats. Please have a look at sample web version with pictures, maps and video here. Please download a sample version of a Final Trip Plan in pdf format here.
You can use the Final Trip Plan to make the needed reservations and bookings by yourself.
The Final Trip Plan of the trip will contain: a web version of the tour; a pdf version of the tour (see the sample above), short description (Resume); Basic information about the trip (duration, places to be visited, tour mileage, the period of travel; a trip budget with detailed expenses table (downloadable pdf file); Google map with the itinerary and bookmarks for places, hotels and restaurants; a link to a Google Earth interactive map with features like “Street view”, 3D etc.; A link to a Google KML file, which can be uploaded to a cell phone and used during the trip; a full program day by day with activities and places to be visited, recommendations for accommodation and excellent restaurants with links for bookings and reservations.
Custom Travel Planning (Final Trip Plan)/Bookings and reservations made by us (50 euro/day for up to 4 people and up to 6 nights/7 days trip);
Note that this service applies only to specific itineraries/programs. Additionally to the Final Trip Plan, we make all the bookings and reservations on your behalf. We manage this through our licensed travel agency “Thousand Voyages” Ltd., registered in EU (Bulgaria). (the company registration license and basic information).
Transportation and logistics: We coordinate, book and manage all the transit elements of your trip-planes, trains, rent-a-cars, busses, everything to and from your destination, and between various places during your trip.
Accommodation: We coordinate, book and manage all of your selected accommodations. We recommend the best selections at every destination along your trip, including hotels, Airbnb, bed and breakfasts, that fit your tastes, budget and are available during your travel dates. You will get the names of the properties in the Final Trip Plan, with links to the websites or booking forms. Sometimes the chosen by us accommodation is not on booking dot com or any other platform, especially those in the remote areas. In this case, we provide the name of the owner and a telephone number.
Private (for your party only) guided tours (the preparation of a guided tour program/offer is free of charge)
Note that this service applies only to specific itineraries/programs. The preparation of a guided tour program/offer is free of charge. You’ll receive a package price from us upfront. It will include the services of a professionally qualified tour guide; pick up and drop off from your hotel/accommodation; transportation by A/C vehicle, fuel and parking expenses; accommodation, transfers from/to airport and all other additional services you might need. Please contact us for more detailed information.
Guided tours with small groups
We usually have one or two small groups (max 7/8 participants) per year traveling on the itineraries/programs listed on this web site. If you are interested in an itinerary/program and would like to join a group, please drop a line. We will provide more information, like dates, a program in English and everything else required.
Payments/Money Back Guarantee/Discounts
If you decide to use our paid travel services, we offer secure payments upon delivery of services: 1) PayPal – You will obtain a PayPal invoice with the total amount to be paid. You can pay using your credit card or PayPal account; 2) A Revolut Business Account (in Euro) for a bank transfer.
Money-Back Guarantee: In the unlikely event that you are not fully satisfied with our services, we offer a 100% money back return policy.
Discounts: We offer a 20 % discount voucher for the next engagement;
You can find out more about Bulgaria (my home country) – travel services, information about destinations etc., on our special Guide To Bulgaria website.