Bulgarians and Serbs meet on Mount Ruy

Once not so popular tourist destination, the westernmost part of West Bulgaria, where mountains Zavalka, Lyubash, Ruy, Cherna Gora, Golo Bardo and Konyavska meet, has become a true discovery for the fans of tourism in the past ten years. The..

published on 6/16/18 10:05 AM

Traveler Zornitsa Shepkova: I'm impressed by kindness and helpfulness of people I meet on the road

"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." These are..

published on 6/15/18 2:21 PM

Belitsa - town of dancing bears and fascinating scenery

The town of Belitsa is situated in the heart of the Rila-Rhodope mountain range. It is surrounded by ancient forests in a place where three magical Bulgarian mountains (Rila, Pirin and the Rhodopes) meet. The town is an administrative center..

published on 6/3/18 8:00 AM

Biking race and diverse festival program attract tourists to Balkania region

The BIKEandzhii biking race will be held on 2 June in the Central Balkan Range town of Apriltsi. The message of the race which coincides with the opening of the tourist season in the mountain town is the protection of the natural environment...

published on 6/2/18 10:15 AM

South Black Sea Coast tourist region created

Mayors of 12 municipalities from the region of Burgas have united for the sake of creating a tourist cluster aimed to boost the development of tourism in the region. Work on creating South Black Sea Coast Region began in 2016 in response to the..

published on 4/21/18 9:10 AM

Veliko Tarnovo hosts Cultural Tourism international exhibition

From April 19 to 21 Bulgaria’s town of Veliko Tarnovo hosts the traditional international exhibition Cultural Tourism. The 15 th edition of the exhibition will be held at Vasil Levski Palace of Culture and Sports. Over 60 participants will..

published on 4/19/18 1:17 PM

Tourist innovation: urban audio guide device for guests of Bulgaria

Bulgaria has been attracting a growing number of foreign tourists and thanks to the low-cost airlines Sofia has become ever more accessible. Young backpackers have been touring around the capital’s landmarks. Special digital audio guides are..

published on 4/17/18 1:55 PM

Bistra Yakimova: Visiting 67 countries for 7 years is possible and wonderful experience

Even though just three months have passed since the beginning of the year, people have already started thinking about ways of spending the perfect summer holiday. Some choose to relax at home, while others prefer traveling across the country...

published on 4/9/18 8:00 AM
The magnificent dome of the Old Bank of Sofia in Moscovska Str., architects Georgi Fingov, Dimo Nichev, Nikola Yurukov, 1910-1913

Historical Routes Sofia reveal the mysteries of the capital city in the post-liberation years

On 3 April, 1879, the Constituent Assembly, sitting in the old Bulgarian capital Turnovo proclaimed Sofia capital of free Bulgaria. “Different towns were considered as prospective capitals of the country – Sofia, Plovdiv, Turnovo...

published on 4/8/18 8:10 AM

Easter holiday – short, but profitable for Bulgarian tourism

The first peak of tourism in Bulgaria is expected over the forthcoming Easter holidays and at the end of the winter season. Some 330,000 Bulgarians have been preparing to travel through the 4 festive days - 280,000 of those will do that within..

published on 4/6/18 9:00 AM