Bulgaria in Pictures

The northeast Bulgarian town of Isperikh enjoys a festive March 1 decoration to meet the Day of Granny Martha. The spring red-and-white decorations are installed in the town’s centralsquare, around the monument of Khan Asparuh.   Photo: BTA

published on 2/27/20 1:24 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

Haskovo, the Municipality square. This year, again, in the last Wednesday of February, many Bulgarian towns marked the Day for opposing harassment at school. The day is also known as Pink Shirt Day.   Photo: BTA Sofia: a glowing..

updated on 2/26/20 2:28 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

“Historical Park” at the village of Neophit Rilski, Varna region. The large figure of King Kaloyan, made by sculptor Dishko Dishkov, is the latest monument added to the attraction tourist complex. The site gained first place in the..

updated on 2/25/20 4:39 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

The town of Rakovski – a scene from the 20 th edition of the mummers’ festival “Kukove”.   Photo: BTA Zhrebchevo Dam near the town of Sliven. Even though only 35% of the dam’s capacity is full up to date, due to the..

updated on 2/24/20 3:39 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

Plovdiv – a stroll in the park of Fair Campus, where the first signs of coming Spring are now visible.   Photo: BTA Varna: the newest dwellers of the city zoo are the newborn babies. Two of them are from the kind of the European..

updated on 2/21/20 3:43 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

Sofia, 10 days before Baba Marta , day of Granny Marta, 1 March. Once again there is a tremendous choice of martenitsas in Bulgaria’s capital city to suit every taste and every pocket. ​ Photo: BGNES

published on 2/20/20 2:33 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

Sofia - 147 years since the hanging of Bulgaria's Apostle of Freedom Vassil Levski. Events take place at the Apostle's Monument in the capital city and a ceremony is due later in the evening.  Photo: BGNES

published on 2/19/20 3:02 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

The village of Sveshtari, Razgrad region. The unusually warm weather this winter brought in bloom the first spring crocuses as early as February!   Photo: BTA

published on 2/18/20 1:41 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

The town zoo of Haskovo, southern Bulgaria. The zoo has acquired recently two new dwellers!   Photo: BTA

published on 2/17/20 4:38 PM

Bulgaria in Pictures

The town of Vratsa, northern Bulgaria. This is the yard of the Ethnography revival period complex “St. Sofronii Vrachanski”, where a festive folklore happening is taking place. The event is launched to celebrate the Trifon Zaresan feast..

updated on 2/14/20 3:35 PM