Банкя

Bankya

The town of Bankya is situated at a distance of 17 km west of Sofia, at the foot of the Lyulin Mountain, at or around an altitude of about 700 meters. Its population is about 9,500 people. The climate in the region […]

Художествена галерия Владимир Димитров-Майстора - Кюстендил

Art Gallery Vladimir Dimitrov – Maystora – Kyustendil

The Art Gallery “Vladimir Dimitrov – Maystora” in Kyustendil was established in 1972 in honor of the 90th anniversary of the renowned artist. The building occupies an area of 4,200 square meters and has seven exposition halls with natural upper lighting. Vladimir […]

Национална художествена галерия

National Art Gallery

The National Art Gallery is the largest and the most representative museum of the Bulgarian fine arts in the country. It is housed in the building of the former royal palace (declared a cultural monument in 1978), together with the National Ethnographic […]

Зоопарк - София

Zoo – Sofia

One of the attractions in Sofia is the Zoo. It is the oldest and largest Zoo on the Balkan Peninsula. It covers an area of more than 360 decares and was established in 1888 by Prince Ferdinand, and initially it was situated […]

Скравенски манастир Св. Николай

Skravena Monastery St. Nikolay

The monastery “St. Nikoly” is situated at a distance of 2.5 km north-east from the village of Skravena, in the locality of Gradishteto, municipality of Botevgrad. There is not much information about its history. It is believed that it was established during […]

Патриаршеската катедрала Св. Александър Невски

Patriarchal Cathedral St. Alexander Nevsky

The cathedral temple “St. Alexander Nevsky” is considered a symbol of the Bulgarian capital. It is located in the center of Sofia, at the eponymous square. The reflection of its golden domes attracts attention from miles away. The temple was built in […]