History · Politics · Tourism

Bulgarian Socialist Party & the Monument of Buzludzha

Every year the Bulgarian Socialist Party are gathering around the monument of Buzludzha, in the Balkan mountains, to give speeches. This year was a historical celebration since they are the oldest party of Bulgaria. Yesterday on the 30th of July did they not just have their annual meeting but also celebrated the 125 year of… Continue reading Bulgarian Socialist Party & the Monument of Buzludzha

History · Music · Traditions

Rozhen National Folklore Fair

Rozhen National Folklore Fair is an event connected to Bulgarian folklore, held in the Rozhen area close to Smolyan in the mountains of Rhodope, in the south of Bulgaria. Bulgaria has plenty of folklore events but the one in the meadows of Rozhen is definitely the biggest event of the summer. No matter you are in Bulgaria, what your interests… Continue reading Rozhen National Folklore Fair

History · Politics

Irina Bokova- A Fighter for Human Rights & Culture Heritage

I have been written much about Bulgarian traditions and folklore on this blog. Traditions and folklore are part of the oral heritage and has a special place among the people. I have earlier mentioned that the place of The Madara Horseman and the tangible heritage of Nestinar are on the list of UNESCO´s World Heritage in Bulgaria.… Continue reading Irina Bokova- A Fighter for Human Rights & Culture Heritage