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Krumovgrad

Dolna Kula village

Dolna Kula is a village located in southern Bulgaria near Krumovgrad. The village is located in an area with mountainous relief at an altitude of about 260 m. It falls in the transitional continental climate zone. The winter is relatively mild and the summer is long and hot. The Krumovitsa River passes near the village….

Krumovgrad – The Rhodopean Klondike

Krumovgrad is a small town in the Eastern Rhodopes. They call it ¨the Rhodopean Klondike¨ because of the gold mine in the city. Krumovgrad is the third largest in the district after Kardzhali and Momchilgrad. The town was named after the Bulgarian Khan Krum. Until 1934, the name of Krumovgrad was Koshu kawak, which comes…