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Christmas in Europe - Bulgarian traditions
11 Dec

CHRISTMAS EVE

CHRISTMAS EVE - BULGARIAN TRADITIONS & CULTURE I guess you’ve heard about the Christmas markets in Europe, the red wine, the hand-made decorations, the music, lights, and the traditional food. But, do you know why on Christmas Eve in Bulgaria you will find either 7, 9...

Is Bulgaria safe
13 Nov

IS BULGARIA SAFE?

Bulgaria is safe. Of course, before we decide to travel to some far away destination, we want to know how safe is to travel there alone. First thing we read is about the pickpockets, right? Let me tell you something. They are everywhere and especially in the...

SKI and SPA Resorts in Europe
27 Aug

WINE, SKI & SPA GETAWAY – BULGARIA

Explore the land of the Thracian Kings, There is no better way to spend the winter than lounging in cosy robe and pair of warm slippers. Plan a weekend to seek out mountainside luxury, fine dining in a combination with wine therapy and SPA. Take in...

Bulgarian cuisine
19 Jul

O, BULGARIAN CUISINE!

O, food… O spicy spiciness, salty saltiness and sweet sweetness… - O, Bulgarian Cuisine! Now get into your 5 senses…which pops into your mind first? Perhaps it will be your sense of taste. This is NOT just a list of Traditional Bulgarian dishes that you must try!...

Surva and Kukeri Festival Bulgaria Pernik
30 May

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF THE MASQUERADE GAMES

SURVA – KUKERI FESTIVAL In ancient Bulgaria, wearing masks was believed to provide protection from evil, ensure a successful harvest, and guarantee health and fertility for humans and farm animals. Many of these pagan rituals, which were later incorporated into Christianity, are still performed in eastern...

Bulgarian Embroidery – traditions, culture and food 1
3 Apr

BULGARIAN EMBROIDERY

Despite being a part of the Turkish Empire for more than 500 years, Bulgaria managed to keep much of its cultural heritage intact. Embroidery in particular, with its unique decorative compositions, allowed Bulgarians living in the areas within the then Turkish province to retain their...