At the beginning of 2020 Bulgaria and Vietnam marked 70 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Bulgaria is among the first countries, after China and the USSR, to have officially recognized the..
Sofia and the first snow for this season – to the delight of Sofia residents. In the early morning of November 30 the snow in the centre of the capital city was still not cleared. Urban transportation, though, was running on schedule...
On this day in 2015, the Surova folk feast from the region of Pernik was inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, the UNESCO website writes. Surova is a ritual banishing evil forces to cleanse..
The village of Asparuhovo is located in Northwest Bulgaria. Life there goes on as in most Bulgarian villages with aging population. There is no..
The decline of book sales in 2020 has reached 30 percent, according to a survery by the Bulgarian Book Association. More than half of respondents in..
1 December is World Aids Day. This year its theme is “Global solidarity, shared responsibility”. Despite the progress made in the fight against HIV..