Enjoying sweet leisure time with Bulgarian delight and halva

Despite the wide variety of confectionery products on the market, Bulgarian- made lokum (delight) and halva are often served on the table. Today we meet Maria Georgieva, manager of a company based in Bulgaria’s Yambol that produces different..

published on 5/20/17 10:45 AM

Rodna Stryaha Academy for Bulgarian kids in Toronto

Do you remember the impatience that you would hand over the book with fairytales to you mom, in order for the latter to read fascinating stories for faraway lands, adventures and travels? The pupils of Zheni Popova see Bulgaria as this faraway..

published on 5/20/17 8:50 AM

Balkan Developments

Turkey, US vow to cut tensions Turkish President Recep Erdogan and his American counterpart Donald Trump have agreed during face-to-face talks to cut tensions between the two countries. Donald Trump has said that the US supports Turkey in its..

published on 5/18/17 1:58 PM

Gabrovo’s festival of happiness

6fest is the name of the international festival for urban art and happiness which will be held in the period May 19 – 21 across the streets of Gabrovo. Acrobats, fires, living statues, jugglers on stilts and carnival characters will turn the..

published on 5/17/17 12:00 PM

Knowledge heroes presented at Sofia Science Festival 7th edition

The 7 th edition of the Sofia Science Festival took place for a first time at its new home – Sofia Tech Park. A total of 65 lectures and discussions were held over the 4 festive days, accompanied by interactive experiments and demonstrations..

published on 5/15/17 3:08 PM

Balkan Developments

Russia, Greece to strengthen bilateral relations On the sidelines of the forum One Belt, One Road in Beijing Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Tsipras has said that in the recent years, trade and..

published on 5/15/17 1:59 PM

Bulgarian seafarer circumnavigates the world in 22 months

Dr. Vassil Kourtev, a seafarer from Kavarna completed his circumnavigation of the globe by yacht in 22 months. The yacht Odessos and its skipper traversed the Aegean Sea and have entered the Dardanelles, thus entering the final stretch of..

published on 5/14/17 1:20 PM

Sofia Restaurant Week turns capital city into popular culinary destination

Fresh salads, different kinds of cheese, tasty starters, game, irresistible desserts and wine of the best quality – these are only some of the meals and drinks which are waiting for you over the Sofia Restaurant Week in the capital city. This is..

published on 5/13/17 9:50 AM

The HEROES awards: for people who show the best of themselves

At a special ceremony on 11 May at the DNK (DNA) hall for contemporary arts, the largest online volunteer platform in Bulgaria TimeHeroes awarded the prizes to its HEROES. This was the first edition of the awards and their goal is to single out..

published on 5/12/17 2:08 PM

Bulgaria catches up slowly with developed Western European countries

Has Bulgaria caught up with or lagged behind the highly developed European countries. One of the latest researches of the Open Society Foundation funded by American billionaire George Soros named the Catch-Up Index is trying to answer that..

published on 5/12/17 12:32 PM