Saturday, February 16, 2019


Information about miscellaneous categories of Bulgarian things.

Spotted! No 7 Domaine Boyar Ad

The number 7 tram rumbling down Boulevard Bulgaria clad in an advertisement for Domaine Boyar wines.

Kamenitza — Giants Know Why!

Kamenitza created a clever on site beer advertisement by turning a sculpture outside the National Stadium into a couple of giant sized bottle openers.

1986 Halley’s Comet Souvenir Sheet

Bulgaria was one of over 100 countries to issue stamps commemorating the return of Halley's Comet in 1986. They issued a four stamp set as a souvenir sheet, with each stamp denominated 25 stotinki.

Stamp Catalogue: Kingdom of Bulgaria part I (1908-1931)

A list of all regular and airmail postage stamps issued by the Kingdom of Bulgaria between 1908 and 1931. Click to view stamps or to learn about the subject.

Spotted! No. 18 YTONG

What began as a building materials innovation in Sweden over 80 years ago has today become the world famous brand YTONG.

The Bulgarian Vision for NATO

A speech by Mr. Anu Anguelov, Bulgarian Minister of Defence, at the spring session NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Varna on 29 May 2011. Full text follows.

Tramspotting in Sofia

Trams are an easy and practical way to get around the city. Help us collect pictures of different tram lines, especially new and interesting ads.

Spotted! No. 10 Speak Out Against Domestic Violence!

Health and beauty company AVON have sponsored a clean white tram car on the number 10 line, calling on women to speak out against domestic violence.

Balkanfila 2010

The 15th International Philatelic Exhibition, BALKANFILA, will take place at the International Fairgrounds in Plovdiv from 28-31 October.

Treaty of San Stefano (word cloud)

The Treaty of San Stefano marked the end of the Russo-Turkish War. Bulgarians celebrate 3 March as their liberation day from 500 years of Ottoman oppression.