Етъра - Архитектурно-етнографски комплекс

Etar – Architectural and Ethnographic Complex

The Architectural And Ethnographic Complex Etara is situated on the outskirts of the town of Gabrovo. It is an open air museum. The purpose of which is to present the architecture and the style of life in Gabrovo and the region during […]

Златоград - Етнографски ареален комплекс

Ethnographic Areal Complex – Zlatograd

Zlatograd is a small town in the Rhodope Mountains located just 2 km away from the Greek border and 60 km southeast of Smolyan. Zlatograd Ethnographic Areal Complex lies in the heart of the town. It is an open-air museum which is […]

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 […]

Мезешка гробница

Mezek Tomb

The Thracian Beehive Tomb in the village of Mezek (4th – 3rd century BC) is situated in the outskirts of the village of Mezek, a municipality of Svilengrad, in the mound of Meltepe. The village of Mezek is situated at a distance […]

Велики Преслав

Veliki Preslav – National Historical-Archaeological Reserve

The town of Veliki Preslav is situated on Golyama Kamchia River, 30 km away from Pliska, the capital of the first Bulgarian Kingdom, 20 km away from Shumen, the district centre, and 25 km away from Targovishte. Veliki Preslav was established more […]

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 […]