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Gyullek waterfall – the magnificent “secret” tucked away in the Eastern Rhodopes

In a breathtakingly beautiful corner of the Rhodope Mountain there rises a veritable wonder of nature – the Gyullek waterfall. Few people are even aware that it is there, as it is very much off the beaten track. But more and more tourists have..

published on 11/18/23 8:45 AM

Without expectations yet satisfied - Sofia sees growth in weekend tourists

Foreign tourists in Sofia have increased by 19% since the time before the Covid crisis, reported the Sofia Municipality. But we do not need statistics to convince ourselves of the growing foreign interest in the Bulgarian capital - it is enough to walk..

published on 11/14/23 11:54 AM

Bulgaria and Greece agree on joint activities in tourism in Thessaloniki

Bulgaria and Greece signed a Program for joint activities in the tourism sector for 2024-2026 , Bulgaria's Ministry of Tourism announced.  The agreement was signed before the official opening of the international tourism exhibition "Philoxenia" 2023..

published on 11/13/23 12:05 PM

Bulgaria promoted as cultural and wine tourism destination at World Travel Market in London

Bulgaria is presented as a year-round tourist destination during the 43rd edition of the World Travel Market (WTM) – a leading international tourism exhibition, which takes place from November 6 to 8, 2023 in London. This..

published on 11/7/23 11:15 AM

Autumn walk along the Bulgarian Khans and Tsars eco-trail in Kenana Park

The autumn is unusually sunny and mild this year – a great occasion for walks in nature. Forest Park "Kenana" near the town of Haskovo enjoys great interest among tourists because of the recently opened educational..

published on 11/5/23 6:00 AM

Rhodope narrow gauge train now offers convenience to skiers and bikers

Two new railroad cars for the transport of bicycles and ski equipment will be attached to the Rhodope narrow-gauge railway train, beloved by Bulgarians and foreign tourists.   Starting from November 4, every Saturday and Sunday, the..

published on 11/4/23 9:40 AM

Cycling the Mediterranean

To explore the world for oneself, through personal contact, is the most valuable knowledge and the most full-blooded experience of life, and travelling is the best and most direct way to do it. Ventsislav Iliev from Shumen is convinced of this...

published on 11/3/23 4:49 PM
Holy Trinity Monastery of Etropole

Etropole with new tourist product for active leisure seekers

Etropole is a cheerful, green provincial town in the Northern folds of the Balkan Range, at the foot of Baba peak (1,787 m.). In recent years it has become a popular hiking destination thanks to the many trails leading to some of the most beautiful..

updated on 11/1/23 12:07 PM

Dunav Ultra cycle route on Lonely Planet's radar

The Bulgarian cycling route along the Danube and the Dobrudja Plain to the Black Sea "Dunav Ultra" has been included in the annual list of the top 50 recommended destinations in the world for 2024 by the travel guide publisher Lonely Planet. The..

published on 10/31/23 1:26 PM
Baba Vida fortress in Vidin

Lonely Planet includes Bulgaria in its Best in Travel destinations in 2024

The popular tourist guide Lonely Planet has included Bulgaria in its Best in Travel in 2024 list with the Danube Limes: “The string of settlements on the ancient limits of the Roman Empire known as the Danube Limes has been nominated..

published on 10/27/23 9:47 AM