Bulgaria marks birth anniversary of its national hero Vasil Levski

On July 18 many Bulgarian towns honored with concerts, religious ceremonies and military rituals the birth anniversary of the Bulgarian national hero Vasil Levski (born in 1837). Levski is a founder of the..

Belogradchik hosts fourth edition of annual opera festival Opera of the Peaks – Belogradchik Rocks

The town of Belogradchik (Northwest Bulgaria) hosts the fourth edition of the annual opera festival Opera of the Peaks – Belogradchik Rocks. The festival programme includes Il Trovatore opera by Giuseppe..

Festival of folklore and stockbreeding held again near Rozhen peak

One of the biggest folklore festivals near Rozhen peak (The Rhodopes) again gathers fans of folklore from Bulgaria and abroad. Traditionally Rhozen is a festival of folklore and stockbreeding, as..

Bulgarians patent technology for extraction of mineral deposits and Brown’s gas from seawater

"Created from water and turned again to water, producing clean energy” is the way Bulgarian Ilia Valkov described the so-called Brown’s gas. He is known as Australian scientist Yull Brown because he..