“This morning during his breakfast /a simple one – honey cake or two, slightly covered with jam/, all of a sudden he came up with a new song…” One simply cannot omit Winnie the Pooh when talking about honey and cake delicacies, but there are other crossing points between culinary mastery and literature, it’s not only that famous story. We can think of Pippi Longstocking’s pancakes, of Matilda’s chocolate cake or the food which Carlson who lives..
For some, the gates of Eden could be about a 40-minute drive from Sofia. There the village of Dolni Passarel hides between the mountains of Plana and Lozenska, on the left bank of the Iskar River. The village square sports an ancient poplar and its vicinity - the wild fields lined with a fragrant carpet of thyme and wild strawberries. Officially its population is 1300-strong, but its residents are about 2000, says Dolni Passarel Mayor Natalia Alexandrova...
For a sixth consecutive year Shishkovtsi, Western Bulgaria, the home village of great Bulgarian artist Vladimir Dimitrov - Maistora, is hosting until 24 Sept. the traditional Balkanska Cherga (Balkan Rug) international festival. The event's symbol is the cherga (the traditional rug) because it aims to present in a colorful way the traditions of various peoples and communities in the Balkans. The exhibition arranged for the festival shows clearly that there is a..
A narrow and picturesque road meanders up in the mountain, following the curves of the Balkan Mountain beyond the Bulgarian border, above the town of Pirot and it leads under the branches of the trees right..
The 9th edition of the Children’s Folklore Festival Orpheus Sings with the Sea attracted talented children from 37 Bulgarian cities and villages who were eager to demonstrate their skills in..
This archeological season too, research continued in the ancient city of Perperikon, in the Eastern Rhodope Mountains. „My target was the completion of research of the acropolis, a goal that has led us for the..
Linda Zetchiri dropped out of the second round of the Badminton World Federation super series in Tokyo with prize money $300,000. She lost to 12th seed Akane Yamaguchi, Japan by 11-21, 13-21 in 30 minutes. In the..