89 participants from 29 countries from Europe, America, Asia and Africa are arriving in the town of Veliko Tarnovo the 45th International Summer Seminar on Bulgarian Language and Culture organized by the Veliko Tarnovo University. The oldest among them..
Today, July 9, the Community Center “Niva 1898” in the village of Balvan, Veliko Tarnovo district, hosts the traditional Banitsa Festival named “Banitsa on Weekdays and Holidays”. Undoubtedly, banitsa is the most popular Bulgarian pastry meal. Have..
The national pilgrimage marking the return of the relics of St. John of Rila from the town of Veliko Tarnovo to the Rila Monastery has begun. The route connecting the old Bulgarian capital and the Rila Monastery is 700 kilometers long and crosses..
“You must know that Europeis appalled by your methods and will kick you out of here soon. Your game is over!”- This is not a political quote from the latest new stream. These are words by Tsanko Dyustabanov – a Bulgarian revolutionary and..
The Academic Council of the University of Veliko Tarnovo has stripped Vladimir Putin of the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa. The members of the council unanimously voted to repeal the decision by which the award for "contribution to the peaceful..
After a two-year pause due to the extraordinary epidemic situation, the traditional "Trabant Fest" returns to Veliko Tarnovo on March 19. Organizers expect hundreds of fans of the iconic German car to fill the city's streets again. In the..
Financial support for countering the effects of the pandemic in the agriculture sector has increased from 36.2m euros to nearly 56m euros , Deputy Agriculture Minister Ivan Hristanov said in Veliko Tarnovo. He clarified that a fair and transparent..
The medieval temple of The Holy Forty Martyrs in the town of Veliko Turnovo keeps priceless historical evidences of the greatness of Bulgarian rulers. Among them are the columns of Khan Omurtag (815-831) and of Tsar Ivan Asen II (1190-1241),..
Charles and Janice Myer are British settlers in Bulgaria. More than 12 years ago, they acquired a holiday property in the village of Bryagovitsa close to the town of Veliko Tarnovo and fell in love with Bulgaria forever. There followed a..
Students majoring in Tourism at the St. Cyril and St. Methodius University of Veliko Tarnovo presented the second edition of the photo guide named “Discover Bulgaria with Us”. The photo guide includes well-known and brand new tourist sites..