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Monthly Archives: January 2019

Beasts of the Pagan Wild Man Ritual Come in All Shapes and Sizes

More than 30 groups will take part in the 16th edition of the festival “Simitliya – The Ancient Land of Kukeri”. This was said Mayor of Simitli Municipality Apostol Apostolov. He added that masquerade gamesfor a consecutive year will be held at the September stadium on January 12 at 10.00...
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Pope to visit Bulgaria, Macedonia in May in busy travel year

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is traveling in May to the Orthodox countries of Bulgaria and Macedonia, where he will pay tribute to Macedonian-born Mother Teresa, officials said Thursday. During the May 5-7 trip, Francis will visit the Bulgarian cities of Sofia and Rakovski, followed by a stop in...
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Where do Bulgarians Travel the Most?

The trips of Bulgarian citizens abroad in November 2018 amounted to 426.3 thousand, or 2.1 percent more than those registered in November 2017, the National Statistical Institute reported. Compared to November 2017, there was an increase in all observed targets. In the monitored month, visits of foreigners to Bulgaria amounted...
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