Category Archives: Culture destinations

Why travel is important?

Many scientific researches suggest that exploring a new place can do wonders for your emotional and physical health. There are as many reasons to travel as there are mountains to climb and sunsets to admire: to learn, to grow, to become, to breathe fresh air, to...

Young Wine festival 2018

Young Wine festival 2018

Each November - and more precisely during the last week of November, the Council of Tourism – Plovdiv organize the Young Wine Festival. This is a wine event conducting tastings of young Bulgarian wines in the Old Town of Plovdiv. 3 days during which wine lovers from all...

Plovdiv – European capital of culture in 2019

Plovdiv - European capital of culture in 2019

The city of Plovdiv is the winner in the contest “European Capital of Culture in 2019″. The initiative “European Capital of Culture” is one of the most prestigious contests in the field of culture in Europe. Its purpose is...

The International Jazz Festival in Bansko

The International Jazz Festival in Bansko is the oldest festival in Bulgaria of its kind. It  is the biggest summer musical event in Bulgaria since 1998. The event is conducted every year between 4 and 13 August. The International Jazz Festival in Bansko is turned into one of the most...

Melnik: the town-museum

Melnik is the smallest town in Bulgaria but it has a long history. When you enter the town it seems like you fall into the past. There are picturesque houses with tiled roofs, narrow streets, stone roads and carts loaded with wine barrels. It is a calm and quiet town. But at the same...