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“Taming” nature around the Seven Lakes of Rila – where is it leading?

Sulzata (Tear), Okoto (Eye), Bubreka (Kidney), Bliznaka (Twin), Trilistnika (Three Leaves), Ribnoto (Fish) and Dolnoto (Lower) lake –strange names, but very familiar to Bulgarians – they are the Seven Lakes of Rila.   They are among the..

published on 7/20/21 3:19 PM

Expectations for a better summer tourist season

It is expected that Bulgarian tourism would achieve better results this summer in comparison to the previous year. If the current pandemic situation in Bulgaria remained unchanged, then we could count on a better season continuing until the end of..

published on 7/19/21 1:43 PM

Tuida fortress near Sliven wins Best Eco Museum prize

The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) named the late antique and medieval fortress Tuida the world’s best eco museum. The cultural and historical landmark located near the town of Sliven (Southeastern Bulgaria) won two first prizes at..

published on 7/17/21 7:50 AM
Golden Sands resort

Golden Sands enters the 50 Best Beaches in the World ranking of Big 7 Travel

Golden Sands resort entered the 50 Best Beaches in the World Ranking of the international website Big 7 Travel. The editors of the website place the Bulgarian resort alongside breathtaking bays such as Sunset Beach (Hawaii) and Baia delle Zagare-..

published on 7/16/21 1:27 PM

Culinary temptations, a fishing tournament and folklore performances at the festival in Nikopol

The residents of Bulgaria’s small town of Nikopol are looking forward to a weekend garnished with a lot of fun initiatives. Over the weekend, the small town on the Danube will host the first festival of its kind entitled "Danube, People,..

published on 7/14/21 10:05 AM

Albena beach library attracts holidaymakers who like to spend their time on the beach book in hand

Even if you have forgotten to bring a book with your on your holiday in the resort of Albena on the northern portion of Bulgaria’s Black Sea coastline, that does not mean you will have nothing to read on your holiday this summer. At the Albena..

published on 7/10/21 3:45 PM

Free tourist maps for holidaymakers coming to Varna and nearby resorts

This summer tourists who have chosen to spend their holidays in Varna on the Black Sea or in any of the resorts nearby will be given free tourist maps with information about the cultural and historical sites in the region, the public transport..

published on 7/10/21 9:35 AM

See how much sunbeds and beach umbrella cost this summer

In the height of summer we take a look at the Bulgarian Black Sea coast with its sandy and beautiful beaches, providing excellent conditions for sunbathing and swimming. How much does a sunbed and an umbrella on the beach cost this summer?..

published on 7/6/21 4:48 PM

Adventure tourism set to recover faster than expected

The adventure tourism industry is expected to recover up to four years earlier than mass tourism, reads a forecast of the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA). Adventure tourism is linked with nature, sports activities, tourist activities..

published on 6/28/21 3:23 PM

Bulgaria among most preferred destinations for Russian tourists

Regular flights between Russia and Bulgaria are being resumed as of 28 June, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has announced.  The return flights from Moscow to Sofia, Varna and Burgas will be 4 times a week.  From Ekaterinburg and Rostov-on-Don to..

published on 6/28/21 11:24 AM