Few winegrowers, if any, have stories rivalling that of Ivo Varbanov. A professional classical musician with an international career, he emigrated to London but in 2003 he returned to Bulgaria with a new idea: to start making wine.
Ivo Varbanov, Chairman of the Bulgarian Association of Independent Winegrowers, on the importance of small producers
The story begins in 2002, when Adventure Net organized the first ever commercial rafting on the Struma River. Only two runs were made with military grade boats. In the following year, runs were already organized every weekend, the season continued for two months, and the team was already in the news.
The collection wines of Chateau Burgozone boutique wine cellar always mark significant events for the winemaking family.
The elegance of the experience has long turned the five-star Park Hotel Pirin into a preferred place for a vacation for connoisseurs of luxury and quality.
"When I retire from being a prime minister, I will start a website and will become a top investigative journalist." Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Bulgarian media freedoms