Vitosha Park – 85 years on and still a favourite getaway

Taking a walk along Sofia’s main pedestrian street from St. Nedelya square, in the heart of the city’s historical centre, there is one feature that dominates the skyline - Mount Vitosha, one of the symbols of Bulgaria’s capital city. In..

published on 6/18/19 2:06 PM

Paleo Park in Bulgaria’s Varshets takes us to times before the last Ice Age

How did today's Bulgarian lands look like 2,500,000 years ago, when in East Africa the first hominids were emerging? A paleo park in Bulgaria’s Varshets will give us an opportunity to have a glimpse at those distant times. The park will put on..

published on 5/31/19 10:00 AM

Silistra Tomb is now available for tourists after preliminary registration at Regional Museum of History

The Silistra tomb is almost unknown in Bulgaria, although it is the first registered national monument of culture in Bulgaria in 1948. The tomb is little known because of the fact that until tourist visits were not allowed because of moisture..

published on 5/26/19 11:40 AM

The historical park near Varna where history comes to life

We have all had dreams, at some point in our lives, of what we would do or how we would change history if we could go back in time, why not thousands of years back. There is a place that is like a dream come true, or a time-machine – the..

published on 5/25/19 9:30 AM

Interactive online map shows different routes in Osogovo Mountain

The Bulgarian Biodiversity foundation has developed a new interactive online map “walking and cycling routes in the region of Osogovo”. The border mountain of Osogovo is well suited for different kinds of tourism – hiking, mountain..

published on 5/12/19 9:45 AM

Brezovo - unexpected encounters with history

If you are looking for an unusual and interesting holiday destination, you might be willing to try Brezovo in Southern Bulgaria. This little-known small town is not among the popular tourist spots, but its residents are convinced that they..

published on 5/4/19 8:35 AM

Bulgarian tourism is slipping down the slope of its own success

Bulgarian tourism has shown a steady upward trend over the past four years, reaching a more than 31 percent increase in the number of tourists over this same period. Last year the growth rate, compared to 2017, stood at 4.4 percent, with the..

published on 4/15/19 1:59 PM

Preparations for November Tourism Exhibition in Sofia begin

The Travel Expo tourist exhibition will be held in November this year at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia. It will be directed to end users of tourist services only. Tour operators, travel agencies and hotels must guarantee that..

published on 4/14/19 11:05 AM

Bulgarian Black Sea resort Sunny Beach is cheapest and most-preferred destination by British tourists

The Bulgarian Black Sea resort Sunny Beach is the cheapest tourist destination for British tourists. That is why Sunny Beach is extremely popular among the British nationals, a new survey carried out in the United Kingdom shows. The..

published on 4/13/19 9:35 AM

Small town of Dryanovo hosts 4th parade of retro cars

In 2015, the owner of old cars Stefan Ivanov approached the local municipal authorities with the idea to organize a parade of classic vintage cars. His suggestion was positively received and this year the event will be held for the..

published on 4/13/19 8:05 AM