During weekends and vacations people try to organize their time in a way to shake off tiredness and stress and get recharged with positive energy. Hikes in the open, communion with nature and visits to small villages hugging in the folds of the mountains..
The City of Plovdiv, the second-largest in Bulgaria, is a most adequate choice for a starting point of cultural tourism in this country. Plovdiv people proudly call it an ancient and eternal city, Bulgaria’s cultural capital. The most famous place to..
Bulgaria has tens of thousands cultural and historical monuments from different periods. They are part of the world heritage. Regrettably this valuable heritage is not in the limelight of the noisy advertising campaigns, which seem to prefer Bulgaria’s..
Far to the south, almost at the border with Greece, hidden in the folds of the Eastern Rhodope Range spreads a small but wonderful village. You can seldom see anyone in the dozing streets and yet local people seem to truly enjoy the visit of anyone coming..
The small town of Berkovitsa is one of the places in Bulgaria where one can feel history in the air but also the idyllic calm of life close to Nature. The place is related for many Bulgarians to the name of great Bulgarian writer Yordan Radichkov. Very many..
After years of debates and joint efforts on the part of experts the strategic plan for the development of cultural tourism in Bulgaria is now a fact. The document the government endorsed envisages the division of the country into tourist zones and..
Once upon a time, among the forests of the Balkan Range a path meandered all wrapped up in greenery, connecting the scattered settlements along the Northern slopes of the mountain. A wedding procession passed once along that path withy newly wed Elena and..
Photos: Veneta Nikolova and BAAT http://www.baatbg.org/ The opportunity to rest amid the beauties of nature, far from the frequently used tourist paths tempts more and more travel lovers from Bulgaria and abroad. They enjoy visiting the guesthouses,..
By tradition every Saturday and Sunday many citizens of the capital Sofia head for a walk in their favorite Vitosha Mountain. There are also people who prefer less frequented localities where they can enjoy not only the physical exercise of mountain..
Photos: Darina Grigorova Belasitsa is one of very few mountains in Bulgaria which has fully retained its pristine nature. This owes to the fact that until recently it fell into the so-called border-zone area which was kept strictly inaccessible. It..
On September 22, 1908, Bulgaria reemerged on the world map after a five-century Ottoman yoke. The liberation of the country came true on..
Two children with Covid-19 have died in the past few days. One was 7 and had a chronic neurological condition, the other was 9. The older child died..
The great Bulgarian folk singer Olga Borisova passed away at the age of 80, her colleagues from the Svetoglas formation said...