One of Bulgaria’s emblematic medieval fortresses rises close to Mezek village, six kilometers from Svilengrad and just one from the border with Greece. It was built at the end of the 11 th and the beginning of the 12 th century, probably during the..
In recent years the famous winter resort of Bansko in Mount Pirin has also been developing as a summer tourist location. There are fascinating museums here that are open all the year round, revealing different aspects of the town’s history..
There is a sacred place in the Balkan Mountain Range beloved by all Bulgarians. We are talking about the Shipka peak where the National Monument of Freedom was built. One of the most popular military monuments was built in honor of the Russian..