Gorna Oryahovitsa’s flat sausage seduces lovers of culinary tourism

Food connoisseurs from different parts of the world can feel the spirit of Bulgarian cuisine with their palate by tasting yet another tempting dish. In its culinary guide “Sensation! Cooking with great European products” the European..

published on 1/9/21 11:05 AM

How new conditions change mindsets in tourism

The coronavirus crisis and the subsequent lockdowns caused an unprecedented collapse in Bulgaria‘s tourism sector which forms 12% of the country's GDP and relies mostly on revenues from foreign tourists. The number of foreign guests..

published on 1/4/21 2:37 PM

Museums in Veliko Tarnovo to reopen on first day of 2021

The most visited historical site in Bulgaria, the Tsarevets Fortress in the town of Veliko Tarnovo, will again welcome tourists on the first day of 2021 . The first visitor will be officially welcomed at exactly 12 o'clock at noon and he or she will..

published on 12/31/20 5:11 PM

Ski season in Borovets winter resort begins

The ski season in Borovets winter resort in Rila Mountain has started. Due to insufficient snow cover, the ski area will be partially open and with certain compromises in the quality of the ski runs. Night skiing will not be allowed...

published on 12/28/20 1:33 PM

Five one-day trips to beautiful monasteries near Sofia

Sofia is a privileged city in terms of tourism. You can go for a walk and enjoy the preserved nature of several mountains in its surroundings, kayak in picturesque lakes and ponds, explore medieval fortresses and villages, etc. Radio..

published on 12/27/20 1:15 PM

The secrets of Arda river canyon and Arda river valley in the Eastern Rhodopes

This is one of the most picturesque places Bulgaria, which is beginning to gain huge popularity among photography lovers. Arda river is the largest Rhodopean river and the second largest tributary of Maritsa river after Tundzha river. The..

published on 12/20/20 6:50 AM

Ski season in Pamporovo has started

On December 19, under strict anti-epidemic measures most of the Pamporovo ski area is officially open. Snow conditions in the resort are very good for mid-December. There is enough snow and a total of 6 slopes are open. The facilities operate at..

published on 12/19/20 7:25 AM

Four routes around Lake Atanasovsko await their visitors

Lake Atanasovsko located on Bulgaria’s southern Black Sea coast is suitable for year-round hiking and biking tours. Recently, the Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation (BBF) presented 4 routes to the lake, which have already been uploaded..

published on 12/19/20 5:25 AM

Winter season opens in Bansko

“As of today lovers of skiing, snow and mountains can come and ski in the winter resort of Bansko,” Mayor Ivan Kadev said for the BNR. Strict safety measures are in place in the town’s ski zone. A layer of snow has formed in Mount Pirin..

published on 12/17/20 1:22 PM

Mobile application tells tourists all about sites they pass by on their way

“The application is like a GPS. It switches on when you come close to the site and tells you all about it,” the author of the idea Svetlozar Zahariev explained for the BNR. “The application has been developed for virtual tours in four..

published on 12/13/20 9:35 AM