Antique Theater – Plovdiv

The Antique Theater in Plovdiv is situated in the Old Town, in the saddle between the two hills – Dzhambaz and Taksim Tepe. It was built in the beginning of the 2nd century AD during the ruling of Emperor Trayan (98 – […]

Нос Емине

Cape Emine

Cape Emine is the easternmost point of the Balkan Mountain and is considered a conditional boundary between theNorthern and Southern Black Sea coast. It is situated 79 kilometers south of Varna, 54 kilometers north of Burgas and only 14 kilometers south of […]

Средновековна крепост край село Мезек

Medieval Fortress near the village of Mezek

Near the village of Mezek (Svilengrad Municipality), on the Kaleto hill stand the ruins of a medieval Byzantine fortressfrom the end of the 11th century AD. It is the best preserved defensive installation in the Rhodope mountain. The fortress had the functions […]

Плиска

Pliska – National Historical and Architectural Reserve

Roughly 29 km from Shumen and just 2 km from present-day Pliska are the remains of Bulgaria’s first capital. Pliska was the capital of the First Bulgarian Kingdom, from 681-893. The Pliska National Historical and Architectural Reserve was declared an important national […]

Природен парк Странджа

Strandzha Natural Park

Strandzha Natural Park is the largest protected area on the territory of Bulgaria that stretches over 1161 sq km. It was declared a protected area by virtue of Ordinance No. RD350 of 14 July 2000. It is located in the southeastern part […]

Природен парк Българка

Bulgarka Natural Park

The Bulgarka Natural Park is located on the northern slopes of the central Balkan Mountain – above the Shipka and Tryavna areas. The park was declared a preserved area by order No. RD 7775 of 2002 in order to preserve, restore and […]