Bulgaria has many natural, historical and cultural sites of interest for the inquisitive traveller, but one aspect of it has remained largely unknown to both outsiders and the locals. It is its sometimes overwhelming legacy of Communist and pre-Communist era ruins that spur the imagination and that invite for urban exploration.
Urbex, as it has come to be known in the Western world, is just sprouting in this country. In the next issue of this journal we will be bringing you a comprehensive overview of some of Bulgaria's top Urbex locations, the one pictured here included.
Where in Bulgaria are you?