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Perushtitsa History Museum

A town dating to the middle ages famous as for its heroes and their suffering during the April uprising of 1876. The regional history museum is number 42 on the Bulgarian Tourist Union list of the Top 100 Tourist Sites in Bulgaria.  

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Nessebar (BG: Несебър) is an ancient seaside village located on a peninsula jutting into the Black Sea. Called “The Pearl of the Black Sea,” it is number 7 on the Bulgarian Tourist Union list of the top 100 tourist sites in Bulgaria, and has been included on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites since […]

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Football Vocabulary Cheat Sheet

Just in time for World Cup 2014 in Brazil, Bulstack presents a new Football Vocabulary Cheat Sheet: World Cup Edition.

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Sliven Old Elm Named European Tree of the Year

The Old Elm in the center of Sliven is the overwhelming choice for European Tree of the Year 2014. In a Europe-wide poll, the venerable symbol of the city received 77,526 votes, the highest total ever for a winning tree.

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The Good Balkans

A 20-something Englishman, Jack Hamilton traveled to Bulgaria in search of adventure, in part hoping to ferret out answers about its transition from Communist satellite to modern European state.

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Bulgaria Past & Present

Bulgaria Past & Present is a collection of scholarly essays comprising the Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Bulgarian Studies, held in Varna, Bulgaria, from 13-17 June 1978.

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Aladzha Monastery

The Aladzha Monastery is a treasure of Bulgarian spiritual history, preserving a cave monastery complex and other ancient and medieval ruins.

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Bulgarian Competitiveness Ranking Falls Three Places

The 2013 World Competitiveness Yearbook ranks Bulgaria 57th out of 60 countries studied by the organization this year.

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The Oresharski Cabinet

On Wednesday, 29 May, the Bulgarian Parliament elected a “government of experts” proposed by the Bulgarian Socialist Party, with Plamen Oresharski as Prime Minister.

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Plamen Oresharski

Plamen Vasilev Oresharski (BG: Пламен Василев Орешарски) became the 48th Prime Minister of Bulgaria on 29 May 2013.

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