Old fishing stories and traditions attract tourists on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast

Experienced knitters of fishing nets will tell stories about the life and the work of the people from the ancient fishing villages, some of which are well-preserved along the Black Sea coastline. The citizens of Burgas want to keep this ancient..

published on 9/15/19 9:00 AM

New subject for tour guides opens in Burgas University to help Bulgarian tourism

A new subject (tour guides and animators) will open in the beginning of the academic year at the College of Tourism, which is part of the Burgas University due to the deficit of personnel in the tourism field. The students will study theory of tour..

published on 9/14/19 9:20 AM

The active season ends at the old rose distillery in Strelcha with a stream of tourists

Bulgarian rose oil is among the most in-demand and highest quality essential oils in the world to this day. Its lasting fragrance and curative properties have made the oil-bearing rose extract an essential ingredient of a broad range of cosmetic and..

published on 9/10/19 12:44 PM

Atanasovsko Lake – home to rare bird species

The Atanasovsko Lake near the Bulgarian coastal city of Burgas has become a true home to beautiful rare birds, according to environmentalists. It seems the most attractive birds to tourists are the numerous pink flamingo birds that find peace..

published on 8/25/19 10:35 AM

"On the seventh day go neither to the café, nor the pub..."

On the last Sunday of August, Bulgarian tourists celebrate the anniversary of organized tourism in Bulgaria. It started on August 27, 1895 with climbing of Vitosha’s Cherni Vrah (2290m) by over 300 enthusiasts. Organizer of the hike back then..

published on 8/25/19 9:30 AM

Albena resort celebrates its 50th anniversary

Albena is a popular Bulgarian name and a popular female character by great Bulgarian writer Yordan Yovkov. His play of the same name, telling the story of the love affair of beautiful Albena, is among the most successful Bulgarian theater..

published on 8/24/19 9:35 AM
The fest of Bulgarian Tourist Union at Cherni Vrah

Climbing top 10 highest mountain peaks in Bulgaria – mission accomplished!

Each year the last Sunday of August is a special date for mountain lovers. Traditionally, on this day, thousands of tourists travel from various places to gather at the highest peak of Vitosha Mountain – Cherni Vrah /2290 m/, in order to mark..

published on 8/23/19 3:11 PM

To lose oneself in Yagodina

There is a village in the Western Rhodopes where you want to stay forever and forget about the way back home once you visit it. It is hidden from the world and the people who like loud entertainment. The road to this Bulgarian village is..

published on 8/23/19 1:43 PM

The newest village in Bulgaria is located in one of the cleanest locations on the planet

By a government decision, as of this year the St. Constanine vacation village overlooking the town of Peshtera in Southern Bulgaria, is the newest village in the country. Besides having a turbulent past, it located in one of the cleanest..

published on 8/22/19 12:47 PM

More foreign tourists choose to spend summer vacation in Bulgarian mountains

Whether because of the summer heat or the favorable conditions for mountain tourism, the number of foreigners who chose to spend their summer vacations in Bulgarian mountains is on the rise. A popular place is the mountain town of Elena, which..

published on 8/18/19 9:00 AM