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December 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The now-traditional open-air ice rink near the Central Post Office in Plovdiv opens on December 3 2016, this year expanded to make it what the organisers describe as the largest […]

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2016/17 ski season opens on December 10 in Bulgaria’s Pamporovo, on December 17 in Bansko and Borovets

November 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The ski season in Bulgaria’s mountain winter resort of Pamporovo will be officially opened on December 10 2016. This was announced by Pamporovo ...


Bulgarian film ‘Glory’ wins Best Feature Film at Spanish festival

November 27, 2016, by

Bulgarian-Greek film “Glory” (“Слава”) by directors Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov has won several awards at the 54th edition of t ...


German Christmas Market opens in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv

November 27, 2016, by

Ten days after the German Christmas Market opened in Sofia, the one in Plovdiv, Bulgaria’s second largest city, started on November 26 at Stefan St ...

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    Sofia’s Borissova Gradina: The lungs of the city
    November 22, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus of

    The communists called it “Freedom Park”: Borisova Gradina is the largest and oldest park in Sofia. Most of it is actually a forest. The park spreads from the city center […]

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    In the heart of Sofia, Bulgaria: The German Christmas Market
    November 19, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus of

    A nice-looking sign saying “The German Christmas Market” in German welcomes visitors who enter it from the north. But, even without that sign, anyone will identify this event as what it […]