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Section: Radio Bulgaria (Bulgaria)

      Mythical dragons conquer Sofia in first-of-its-kind open-air display
      Jan07

      Mythical dragons conquer Sofia in first-of-its-kind open-air display

      23 animated dragons have found a new home in Vazrazhdane Park in the Bulgarian capital Sofia in the first exhibition of its kind in Bulgaria. The concept and layout of the mythical creatures are Bulgarian, and the exhibition introduces visitors to dragons from around the world. “Our goal is to present images from the mythologies and legends...

      Bulgarians in Azerbaijan keep their language, culture and customs
      Jan02

      Bulgarians in Azerbaijan keep their language, culture and customs

      In the early 20th century,a large part of the Bulgarian community in Azerbaijan moved to Ganja, the second largest city in the country, which is a place with a rich and ancient history. “The large Bulgarian community has preserved the language, culture and customs over the years. According to the 1989 census, 289 Bulgarians officially live...

      Rhodope village attracts foreigners who invest in old rural houses
      Dec28

      Rhodope village attracts foreigners who invest in old rural houses

      For years, the village of Polkovnik Serafimovo located in the Rhodopes has been attracting foreigners who invest in old village houses, repair them and settle there. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the anti-epidemic measures, many newcomers live in the mountain village and work remotely, BNR correspondent Radostina Chernokova informs. 50 people...

      Each of our compatriots popularizes or homeland abroad
      Dec19

      Each of our compatriots popularizes or homeland abroad

      In 2020 Radio Bulgaria has strengthened its contacts with Bulgarians living abroad. We found out that no matter how far away they live, they all hold Bulgaria deep in their hearts. These people are mainly connected with their homeland by the holidays and traditions typical for every Bulgarian home. Bulgaria is where our people gather – in...

      Travel information for arrivals in Bulgaria in conditions of Covid-19 pandemic
      Dec14

      Travel information for arrivals in Bulgaria in conditions of Covid-19 pandemic

      Does Bulgaria have a list of zones/countries arrivals from which are required to undergo a mandatory PCR test, quarantine or other restrictions?Citizens of all non-EU countries are not allowed entry into Bulgaria until 31 January by order of the Bulgarian minister of health which came into effect on 1 December and extends the regime put in place...

      Fund-raising initiative for new church in Dobrich
      Dec12

      Fund-raising initiative for new church in Dobrich

      A Christmas fundraising bazaar for souvenirs is raising money for the construction of a church -–“St. Luke of Crimea” – in Dobrich. All decorations are hand-crafted, the church board says. The initiative was launched by an artist from Dobrich who was given relics of healer saint St. Luke of Crimea while on a visit to Ukraine. The site where the...

      City of Burgas and Black Sea Cuisine project receive awards in tourism
      Dec07

      City of Burgas and Black Sea Cuisine project receive awards in tourism

      The Black Sea town of Burgas is the winner of the “2020 Destination of the Year Grand Award” of Destinations – ultimate guide for your holiday magazine and bgtourism.bg website. The multiple themed weekends that made thousands of tourists rediscover Burgas and the region for their vacation helped the city win this award. The award in...

      Western Balkans and Eastern Partnership – priority regions for official development assistance by Bulgaria
      Dec04

      Western Balkans and Eastern Partnership – priority regions for official development assistance by Bulgaria

      In 2020 Bulgaria helped 18 countries under the Official Development Assistance with over 5.5 million Leva /2.8 million euro/. A significant portion of the assistance was allocated to the countries of the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership. Sixty projects for the development of education, science, culture, social integration and civil...

      Ban on entry for some foreign citizens extended by 2 months
      Dec01

      Ban on entry for some foreign citizens extended by 2 months

      Citizens of all countries outside the EU will not have the right to enter Bulgaria until January 31, an order of the Minister of Health reads. It enters into force on December 1 and it is actually a 2-month extension of the regime introduced in September.In addition to EU citizens, the ban does not affect citizens of the Schengen Union,...

      Gold, silver and bronze for Bulgarian rhythmic gymnasts from contest in Ukraine
      Nov28

      Gold, silver and bronze for Bulgarian rhythmic gymnasts from contest in Ukraine

      Bulgarian rhythmic gymnasts won three medals from the finals in the individual routines for the girls’ category at the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship, which is being held in Kyiv (Ukraine). The Bulgarian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation announced this on its Facebook page.Stiliana Nikolova won the gold medal with her ribbon routine...