Wednesday, 27 March 2019 18:46

BULGARIAN EASTER

How to celebrate like locals without getting lost in complex traditions

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Wednesday, 27 March 2019 18:36

BIZARRE BULGARIA

Beauty may be in eye of beholder, but oddness is easier to define

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Karlovo is one of those places where size does not equal importance. Tucked between the Stara Planina and the Sredna Gora mountain ranges looks fairly unimpressive now, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries it produced a disproportionate number of men and women who influenced this nation's history.

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Wednesday, 27 March 2019 18:14

SILENCE OF SHARDS

Roman pottery museum near nondescript town is one of Bulgaria's hidden gems

Published in High Beam
Monday, 25 February 2019 17:47

BULGARIA'S TOP 10 SMALL TOWNS

Stunning landscapes, traditional architecture, strange museums, hidden stories outside Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna

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Monday, 25 February 2019 17:30

WHO WAS GEO MILEV?

Poet who lost an eye in the Great War, changed Bulgarian literature - and was assassinated for his beliefs

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Monday, 25 February 2019 17:22

BORDER ZONE VILLAGE

Fascinating mediaeval remains illuminate landscape, past of Matochina

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Sunday, 23 December 2018 11:25

SEEING DEVIL IN DEVIL'S BRIDGE

Bulgaria's best known old bridge commands infamous name, reputation

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Sunday, 23 December 2018 11:24

URBEX BG, PART 2

Ruins of Bulgaria's recent past are around every corner, inviting exploration. Contunues from issue 146

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Sunday, 23 December 2018 11:24

VILLAGE WHOSE CHURCH STAYS OPEN

Dlagnya, in Stara Planina, is rare example of rural community revived

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