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Sofia Zoo

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  • January 3, 2021
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The oldest and largest zoo on the Balkan Peninsula is located in Sofia. It was discovered in the early 1888s in the park of the former royal palace in the capital. The beginning of the collection is given by a black vulture (card) presented to King Ferdinand. Due to the great interest of the king…

The Reptiles in Bulgaria

More than 30 species of Reptiles occur on the territory of Bulgaria, becoming the second most diverse class in Bulgaria after amphibians. There are medium-sized turtles of two families – Testudo hermanni and Testudo graeca; 16 species of snakes and 13 species of lizards. The largest diversity of reptiles is recorded in the southernmost part…