Ritlite is a natural landmark, situated on an area of 123 ha on the left bank of the Iskar river above the village of Lyutibrod. It consists of four almost parallel upright walls, 200 meters long, and a railway line passes beneath […]

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Cherepishki monastery The Assumption of Virgin Mary

The Cherepishki monastery “The Assumption of Virgin Mary” is located 29 kilometers southeast of Vratsa, at the bank of Iskar river. The monastery was built during the reign of tsar Ivan Shishman (reigned 1371 – 1395). A legend says that the name […]