Monday, December 17, 2018


Information about life esentials for living in or visiting Bulgaria.
burgas sandfest 2017

Burgas Sandfest 2017

Explore Burgas Sandfest 2017 from 30 June through 30 September at the Lake Park in Burgas. Now in its 10th year, this popular international...

Rio 2016 Bulgaria Team Introduction and Roster

When the 2016 Summer Olympic Games roll into Rio de Janeiro this week, 51 Bulgarian athletes will be there representing their homeland. Competing in...

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.

IKEA for Giants!

Swedish home goods megastore IKEA is using a giant sized chair to promote the opening of its first store in Bulgaria.

The Perfect Shape of Kamenitza

Kamenitza has again turned to location based advertising, this time placing a larger than life bottle outside the National Stadium metro station.

UK Ambassador Farewell Remarks (word cloud)

Outgoing British Ambassador Steve Williams shared some personal reflections in his farewell remarks to the Atlantic Club on 14 March.

Extra! Extra! Read it on!, the Sofia News Agency, is one of the leading English language news sources reporting on Bulgaria and Bulgarians around the world.

Lost Bulgaria Photo Gallery

Lost Bulgaria is a virtual photo album of people, places, events and scenes around the country, with plenty to capture the interest or imagination of anyone who wants to learn more about Bulgaria.

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.

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.