Bulgarian Orthodoxism · History · Traditions · Wildlife & Nature

Tsvetnitsa- Bulgarian Palm Sunday

Bulgaria is a Orthodox Christian country and follow the Bulgarian Orthodox calendar. This means that the Bulgarians sometimes celebrate Holidays on different times then Catholics, Protestants and even other Orthodox countries. Today, one week before the Bulgarian Orthodox Easter, they celebrate Tsvetnitsa -Palm Sunday.  What is Palm Sunday? Palm Sunday is the first day of the Holy week. Its… Continue reading Tsvetnitsa- Bulgarian Palm Sunday

History · Politics · Tourism

Serdika- An ancient settlement in the center of Sofia

Bulgaria is a country with a long history, and the capital Sofia is one of the oldest cities in Europe. I here attend to give a brief history about the ancient Sofia and the new preservation of the settlement in the city center. In the end of the article there is a couple of videos that shows… Continue reading Serdika- An ancient settlement in the center of Sofia

History · Politics

The Industrial Heritage of Bulgaria

The Tobacco Warehouse of Plovdiv- Part of the Cultural Heritage? Those who been to Bulgaria have probably noticed there is a lot of abandon places, and it’s a paradise for those who are interested in visiting empty houses. For those who been to Plovdiv its quite possible that you have seen the old Tobacco Factory… Continue reading The Industrial Heritage of Bulgaria