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[Bulgaria] Between Heaven and Earth: the Rock Churches of the Ivanovo

[Bulgaria] Between Heaven and Earth: the Rock Churches of the Ivanovo

Once, the rock churches of Ivanovo drew hermits, kings and pilgrims. Now, it’s the tourists’ turn. At the beginning of the 13th Century, a monk named Joachim was so charmed by the picturesque cliffs near the Rusenski Lom River that he decided to settle there […]

[Bulgaria] Bulgaria for Beginners: all you need to know

[Bulgaria] Bulgaria for Beginners: all you need to know

As an up-and-coming destination for tourist visitors and business travelers alike, Bulgaria has become increasingly cosmopolitan over the past 15 years. At least cities have, to varying degrees. Meanwhile, out in the countryside, there are plenty of places where time seems to have stood still […]