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Rila Monastery, Private tour Bulgaria 8
15 Mar

The Sublimity of the Rila Monastery

Rila Monastery - UNESCO World Heritage Site Bulgaria’s Biggest Cloister still attracts thousands of pilgrims. A stronghold of Christianity high up in the mountain Surrounded by staggering snow-capped mountain tops and huddled amidst magnificent pine woods, the Rila Moanstery has been the stronghold of Bulgarian Christianity for over...

Perperikon - A History of Ancient Thracians in Bulgaria
16 Oct

PERPERIKON – THE HOLY CITY OF THE THRACIANS

A History of ancient Thracians - Perperikon, Bulgaria In the far south of Bulgaria, a megalithic stone complex rises on a hill in the Eastern Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria. This 8,000 year old prehistoric shrine, which is today known as the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon,...

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...