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Vidin Craft Festival is a fact, but in compliance with anti-epidemic measures

After a one-year Covid break, the Vidin Craft Festival is once again a reality. This year's event is held in the period August 20 to 28th and is traditionally located in the former military building next to the Baba Vida Fortress. More than 120..

published on 8/22/21 10:05 AM

Six-year-old Velislav Zahariev is the new European runner-up in Youth Chess Championship

How does it feel to be among the best in a European competition, even before you have started going to school? Six-year-old Velislav Zahariev from the town of Berkovitsa already knows this. Just a few days ago he became runner-up in the European Union..

published on 8/21/21 10:30 AM

Internet celebrities meet fans in Burgas

For a second year in a row, the Municipality of Burgas gives young Bulgarians the opportunity to meet their favorite vloggers, influencers, YouTubers and artists live. This will be possible during TEEN BOOM FEST this weekend in Burgas. The motto of the..

published on 8/21/21 7:35 AM

Balkan developments

The Balkans and the Afghan refugees Turkey does not have any obligation whatsoever to become a safe haven for Afghan refugees, Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan said late Thursday after a cabinet meeting, quoted by BNR’s..

published on 8/20/21 12:33 PM

Bansko: From ski resort to European digital nomads hub

Bansko attracts digital nomads from all over the world with its high-speed Internet, well arranged coworking spaces and its low prices. A working traveler spends around a month, on average, at a given location. But many enjoy their time in the resort..

published on 8/17/21 11:49 AM

Covid infections are surging – what are the reasons?

Just 10 days ago a fourth Covid wave, which health specialists in Bulgaria had been warning was coming, looked like something vague and unreal, nothing to worry about, or so people thought. Hungering for sun and sea after the hard months of trials..

published on 8/16/21 11:32 AM
Nessebar on the Black Sea

Nessebar celebrates patron saint’s day with music events and fireworks display

Today is Nessebar’s patron saint’s day and it will mark the culmination of the cultural and tourist season in the Black Sea town. A solemn liturgy was held this morning at the church of the Assumption in the seaside town, and a national..

published on 8/15/21 11:02 AM

Writer Georgi Gospodinov wins Zinklar Award

Bulgarian writer Georgi Gospodinov is this year's winner of the Zinklar Award . The Zinklar Award is given to a Danish or a foreign short story writer appointed by the Danish Writers Association , BNT reported. The award has been bestowed since 2013...

published on 8/13/21 3:55 PM

Balkan Developments

Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan ready to negotiate with the Taliban In an interview for CNN Türk, Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan said that he could meet with the leader of the Taliban as part of the efforts to end the fights in..

published on 8/13/21 1:40 PM

Bulgarian language courses for foreigners to start in Varna

The Department of Foreign Language Training and Postgraduate Qualification of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will launch Bulgarian language courses for foreigners . Those who successfully complete the training will be able to continue their..

published on 8/12/21 6:31 PM