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Bachkovo Monastery

Bachkovo Monastery is the second largest in Bulgaria after Rila Monastery. It was founded by two Georgian brothers Grigori and Abasii Bakuriani. It was originally raised as Georgian Monastery and there were Georgian monks until the Turks came. Built in 1083. The only preserved building from the 11th century is the Kostnica church. There are…

Plovdiv

· The city has historically developed on seven syenite hills. Because of them, Plovdiv is often referred to in Bulgaria as "The City of the Seven Hills". ·

Plovdiv is the largest and most beautiful city in the Thracian Plain. It is located in the western part of the Thracian Plain, 160m above sea level. The city is blistering with short winters and long hot summers. Plovdiv is the second-largest city in Bulgaria and one of the oldest in Europe. The history of…

Sokolski Monastery has praised God’s generosity

· Sokolski Monastery "Uspenie Bogorodichno" near Gabrovo is a magical place with incredible beauty, where the non-terrestrial beauty of Balkan meets the heroic history and faith ·

In the area of ​​the monastery “Uspenie Bogorodichno” there are opportunities for different types of tourism – eco tourism, rural tourism, pilgrimage. The Sokolski Monastery is located at the end of the world where the Lord has poured out his generosity. Surrounded by mountain peaks, beech forests and mountain streams. The surrounding area is located…

Take a look at the legends of the Rhodope Mountains from Perelik peak

· Yanko Petlekov builds chapels and sings sad songs for shepherds ·

Yanko Petlekov from the Rhodope village of Shiroka Luka for 17 years managed the Perelik hut under the mountain leader. He is 38 years old, but all his life he views the beauty of mountain meadows and forests. He knows the area as a palm. Because he meets daily ruins of churches, ancient fortresses, remains…

A walk in the underground galleries of the Golubovitsa cave

· Wherever you are in the Rhodope Mountains, they chase the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice as a shadow. ·

Looking at the green peaks and the colorful meadows, as if listening to the harp that forever loves love. According to tradition, the great singer entered a cave in Hades’s underground estates to seek his beloved. He dazzled the boatman to take him across the River Styx to the kingdom of the shadows. But when…

Seaside in Bulgaria in September

Summer is already in full swing and everybody starts tightening luggage for the sea. And if he has not started, at least he already makes plans and looks for different offers for a trip or a holiday at sea. The debates on “Where to rest in the sea in Greece, Turkey or Bulgaria?” Have already…