Gabrovo, 1847. The town dignitaries, with Vassil Aprilov in the lead (Vassil Aprilov was a prominent figure in business, education, a writer and patron), came to the church yard of the Holy Trinity to raise money for a new building for the first secular school in the country. Vassil Aprilov gave 2,500 groshes but did not live to see the school built – he died that same year of tuberculosis in Galatz. Dozens of years later, artist Tsanko Lavrenov..
The St. Michael the Archangel Monastery is situated 3 km away from the village of Bilintsi, West Bulgaria. The place is really romantic through the early summer, when its stone walls are covered with green. However, it is quite abandoned, although it was declared a monument of culture of national significance back in 1969 due to its murals. Today it is really hard to reach the temple and one can do it on foot or by jeep only. “Every time I go..
Are you interested in seeing the country up from the sky? Turn up your face from the dullness of everyday life and watch the different side of our country. It is now possible without even leaving your home or office, thanks to modern technologies, used with mastery by a photographer and his skillful team. The http://bulgariaotvisoko.com website gives you an opportunity to feel the magic of some the most beautiful landmarks here, totally for free. The..
Bulgarian athlete Mirela Demireva who won a silver medal in high jump at the European Athletics Championships in Amsterdam, continues with her wonderful performance. Demireva who scored a personal best of 1.97..
In 1985 archaeologist Vasil Nikolov started the research of the Neolithic settlement in Sofia’s Slatina neighborhood due to an ancient settlement’s cultural layer having been damaged because of tramway..
Kaval -player Vladimir Velichkov is a performing artist who has been a member of different musical formations and has taken part in Bulgarian and international projects. He has been awarded..