During the Balkan wars, tens of thousands of Bulgarians fled Eastern Thrace to avoid falling under Ottoman rule and suffering at the hands of the imperial army. Having left the places of their birth, they scattered all over..
In the region of Kazanluk, an area known for the growing of oleaginous roses and the production of rose oil, sharlan or sharlagan (walnut oil) was something that could be found in every home. People would use walnut oil as food, but also..
Archaeologists have unearthed a 7,000-year-old prehistoric sanctuary during excavations along the new stretch of Hemus Highway, Northern Bulgaria. The site was probably a ritual centre from the late 6th and early 5th millennium BC , said Acad...
Since 1988, Bulgaria has celebrated 26 June as The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, or World Drug Day. However, there was a..
The first Bulgarian satellite has been orbiting the Earth for nearly 41 years. Intercosmos Bulgaria-1300 was once the latest model of space..