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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…

Arbanasi

Arbanassi is one of the remarkable sites around Turnovo. It has been known as a settlement since the 6th century by Justinian. It was the residence of the Roman aristocrats. During the Second Bulgarian State it was the summer residence of the Bulgarian kings and boyars. In the second half of the 15th, Slavs from…

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…

Momchilgrad

In the southern part of the Eastern Rhodopes is situated Momchilgrad. It is part of Kardzhali Province and is situated between Kardzali and Dzebel. Given the need to introduce them in the history of the Member States and the Member States under consideration. The local population is  Turkish. In the 18th – 19th centuries many…

Klisura

· Klisura is one of the most important cities in Bulgaria. ·

Klisura, is a southern Bulgaria town, very alert and intelligent. The town is nestled in the mountainous area between Sredna gora and Stara Planina, about 100 km away from Sofia. Due to its location at the most busy point between the two mountains the breast is called Klisura because. Located in the municipality of Karlovo,…

Тhe names of Bulgarian vascular plant

Vascular plants form a large group of plants hat are defined as those land plants that have lignified tissues for conducting water and minerals throughout the plant. The flora in Bulgaria is very diverse. There are approximately 3,700 higher plant species on the territory of the country. 0001 Pinaceae Abies alba 0002 Pinaceae Abies borisi-regis…

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…

In the “kingdom” of the crystals in Madan

Crystals are known to concentrate with energy and dance with light. We no longer tolerate the fact that they have healing properties. So falling into a place where hundreds of crystal glasses shine in glass displays is an unforgettable experience. This “kingdom” of glittering stones is found in the Crystal Museum in Madan. It is…

Pazardzhik

Pazardjik is a cloud city in South Bulgaria, an administrative center for the municipality of Pazardjik and the Pazardzhik region with 60,000 inhabitants. It is the largest city at the beginning of the Upper Thracian Plain, just 35km from Plovdiv. It lies on both shores of Maritza, with Liberty Park in the middle (liberals in…

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…