The anniversary is marked with an exhibition in Aleko Konstantinov’s place of birth – the town of Svishtov located on the right bank of Danube River. Aleko Konstantinov, nicknamed “The Lucky Man” (Shtastlivetsa), is among the most prominent..
A pilgrimage for the victims of the April Uprising will be held on May 22, at 11 am in the Boaza locality near the village of Kravenik in the Sevlievo region. A spectacular historical re-enactment will be held to commemorate the battles of 145 years ago..
The Bolshevik revolution in Russia and the ensuing civil war prompted thousands of noblemen and intellectuals to flee their homeland to escape the rising violence. Many of them found refuge in Bulgaria, while others continued..