What was life like in the Early Neolithic Period? All fans of history will be able to learn the answer soon, because next year a visitor center situated near the ruins of the Slatina Neolithic Settlement in Sofia will open. It was discovered in the 1958. Twenty seven years later a team of researchers headed by archaeologist Vasil Nikolov started to study the Early Neolithic settlement. Later, the excavations had been terminated. In 2013 the excavations..
The project for the construction of a second nuclear power plant in Bulgaria from the times of communism is on the verge of turning 40. Yet to this very day there is no such power plant. Prime Minister Boyko Borissov once called the construction site a “puddle”, but this puddle has morphed into a financial black hole which has so far gobbled up around 2 billion euro, to absolutely no avail. Much of this money went into constructing the totally..
The word “unification” is the basis of the Azbukari Association’s initiative, launched for raising funds for putting up a monument of Grandpa Dobri downtown Sofia. The idea is this to be the first memorial of Good in Bulgaria. Borislav Radoslavov, one of the initiators and supporters of the cause tells us why the Bailovo Saint has been opted for as a symbol: “We may say that God selected Grandpa Dobri as His messenger, as a person teaching kindness,..
The Bulgaria Men’s National Volleyball Team lost 1:3 to Poland in its last match of the first group stage of the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship played in Varna. The team coached by Plamen..
You have to be very naïve to think that any protests could, in themselves, make a big difference without intervention by outside factors which frequently determine the destiny of nations in our region,..
The Festival and Congress Center in Bulgaria’s coastal city of Varna hosted the 14 th edition of the World Animation Film Festival (12-16 September). "Animation is such a free art, with so many..
The 105 Minutes Sofia – History of the City documentary tells the story of key events that have marked the 8-millenia-long history of the capital. This journey back in time outlines archaeological..